The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FWSM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.062% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FWSM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
582 126 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.33% 15.20% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 61 48
Median daily rate £300 £288 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £248 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 21 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% +57.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.30 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

FWSM
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FWSM across the North East region.

FWSM Daily Rate Trend in the North East

FWSM
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 £250 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FWSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout