The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 17 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 6.80% 5.79% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.69% 35.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 3
Average daily rate
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£401 £401 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £19.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+57.69% -7.14%
Firewall
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 19.60% 16.53% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 6
Average daily rate £401 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.21 £94.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -87.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.97 £29.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £31.50 £158.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
York +2 14 £413 +3.05% 3
Harrogate - 1 £275 - 1
Knaresborough - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Firewall 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 Firewall.

1 40 (80.00%) Cisco
2 36 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (72.00%) CheckPoint
2 36 (72.00%) VMware
3 35 (70.00%) CCNP
4 34 (68.00%) F5
5 33 (66.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 33 (66.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 33 (66.00%) Blue Coat
5 33 (66.00%) CCSE
5 33 (66.00%) BIG-IP
5 33 (66.00%) Cisco IOS
5 33 (66.00%) Cisco ASA
5 33 (66.00%) DHCP
5 33 (66.00%) DNS
5 33 (66.00%) OSPF
6 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (58.00%) Infoblox
8 24 (48.00%) Network Security
9 22 (44.00%) Fat Client
9 22 (44.00%) Imperva
9 22 (44.00%) DMVPN
9 22 (44.00%) Thin Client
9 22 (44.00%) BGP
9 22 (44.00%) NetScreen
9 22 (44.00%) E-Commerce
9 22 (44.00%) Linux
9 22 (44.00%) Citrix
10 16 (32.00%) HP
11 14 (28.00%) C

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Firewall 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 Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (66.00%) DHCP
1 33 (66.00%) DNS
1 33 (66.00%) OSPF
1 33 (66.00%) BIG-IP
1 33 (66.00%) Cisco IOS
1 33 (66.00%) Cisco ASA
1 33 (66.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 33 (66.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 24 (48.00%) Network Security
3 22 (44.00%) DMVPN
3 22 (44.00%) BGP
3 22 (44.00%) NetScreen
4 9 (18.00%) LAN
5 8 (16.00%) WAN
6 5 (10.00%) MPLS
7 4 (8.00%) SAN
8 3 (6.00%) VLAN
9 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.00%) Internet
10 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Network Specialist
2 22 (44.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 22 (44.00%) Security Specialist
3 10 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
6 3 (6.00%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Network Design Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Thin Client
1 22 (44.00%) Fat Client
2 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) CESG
3 1 (2.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.00%) Line Management
3 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.00%) Security Management
6 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.00%) Information Security
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.00%) SIEM
6 1 (2.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (2.00%) People Management
6 1 (2.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) C
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (70.00%) CCNP
3 33 (66.00%) CCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.00%) XenServer
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (80.00%) Cisco
2 36 (72.00%) CheckPoint
2 36 (72.00%) VMware
3 34 (68.00%) F5
4 33 (66.00%) Blue Coat
5 29 (58.00%) Infoblox
6 22 (44.00%) Imperva
6 22 (44.00%) Citrix
7 16 (32.00%) HP
8 11 (22.00%) Juniper
9 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.00%) BT
10 3 (6.00%) Mitel
11 1 (2.00%) Brocade
11 1 (2.00%) Trustwave
11 1 (2.00%) McAfee
11 1 (2.00%) Sophos
11 1 (2.00%) NetApp
North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago