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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
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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
149 72 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.82% 12.31% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 50 11
Average daily rate £300 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -0.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 3 11
Average hourly rate £19.64 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.44% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £30.60 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FWSM across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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