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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 23 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 6.20% 2.32% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.37% 11.32% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Median daily rate £425 £350 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £281 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £350 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -0.46%
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
51 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 19.77% 20.46% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 39 6
Median daily rate £351 £250 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.20% -37.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.25 £12.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -2.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £25.50 £12.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Middlesbrough - 3 £375 -
York +4 2 £550 +57.14% 1
Harrogate +1 2 £301 -10.96% 2
Knaresborough - 1 £475 - 3
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) F5
3 11 (37.93%) Juniper
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
6 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) VPN
7 6 (20.69%) CCNP
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (20.69%) Migration
7 6 (20.69%) Network Security
8 5 (17.24%) Blue Coat
8 5 (17.24%) Wireless
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) Unix
8 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.79%) 802.1X
9 4 (13.79%) FireEye
9 4 (13.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (13.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (13.79%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 4 (13.79%) Nexpose
9 4 (13.79%) GFI Software
9 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (13.79%) Rapid7
9 4 (13.79%) Ansible
9 4 (13.79%) LogRhythm
9 4 (13.79%) DevOps

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (20.69%) Network Security
2 6 (20.69%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) Wireless
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (13.79%) Internet
4 4 (13.79%) SSL
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) BGP
6 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.45%) OSPF
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Security Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Network Support
4 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.45%) Economics
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps
3 4 (13.79%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (13.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) Perl
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CCNP
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CISA
4 1 (3.45%) CISM
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Ansible
1 4 (13.79%) Nexpose
2 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) F5
3 11 (37.93%) Juniper
4 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
5 5 (17.24%) Blue Coat
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) ArcSight
6 4 (13.79%) FireEye
6 4 (13.79%) GFI Software
6 4 (13.79%) Intel Security
6 4 (13.79%) LogRhythm
6 4 (13.79%) Rapid7
6 4 (13.79%) Sourcefire
6 4 (13.79%) Symantec
6 4 (13.79%) TippingPoint
7 3 (10.34%) HP
8 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.45%) Qualys
9 1 (3.45%) Riverbed