The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 134 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing DMZ 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £272 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £319 £286
% change year-on-year
+45.09% +11.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £18.25
DMZ
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
458 360 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.35% 13.17% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 153 147
Average daily rate £350 £305 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £213 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 61
Average hourly rate £18.13 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.56% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DMZ across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DMZ
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DMZ across the North West region.

DMZ Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

DMZ
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 7 £500 - 1
Cheshire -1 1 £501 +83.75%
Merseyside - 1 - -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing DMZ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DMZ.

1 18 (66.67%) WAN
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 18 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Nortel
3 15 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 15 (55.56%) Internet
3 15 (55.56%) MPLS
3 15 (55.56%) OSPF
3 15 (55.56%) BGP
3 15 (55.56%) EIGRP
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) Wireless
3 15 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
3 15 (55.56%) VPLS
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (51.85%) Migration
4 14 (51.85%) Clustering
5 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
5 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
6 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) UNIX
7 11 (40.74%) SAN
7 11 (40.74%) NAS
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) EMC

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing DMZ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DMZ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) WAN
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (55.56%) Internet
2 15 (55.56%) MPLS
2 15 (55.56%) OSPF
2 15 (55.56%) BGP
2 15 (55.56%) EIGRP
2 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Wireless
2 15 (55.56%) VPLS
2 15 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (40.74%) NAS
3 11 (40.74%) SAN
4 7 (25.93%) iSCSI
5 6 (22.22%) LAN
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (22.22%) DNS
6 3 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.41%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Project Leader
1 8 (29.63%) Technical Project Leader
2 7 (25.93%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Wintel Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Clustering
2 7 (25.93%) Replication
2 7 (25.93%) Celerra
3 4 (14.81%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) DTV
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Migration
2 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
2 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
5 6 (22.22%) High Availability
5 6 (22.22%) Change Control
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) VCP4
2 2 (7.41%) RHCSA
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) CCIP
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) CCDP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ACSA
2 2 (7.41%) MCDST
2 2 (7.41%) MCTS
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.93%) XenApp
3 7 (25.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Terminal Services
3 7 (25.93%) VMware ESX
3 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (22.22%) Firmware
4 6 (22.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 4 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 18 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 15 (55.56%) Nortel
3 15 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle
5 9 (33.33%) EMC
6 8 (29.63%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) Citrix
7 7 (25.93%) Avaya
8 6 (22.22%) Dell
9 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (7.41%) Apple
9 2 (7.41%) IBM
10 1 (3.70%) SAP
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