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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 18 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 22 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 8.18% 4.64% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.81% 22.00% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 1
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£401 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.63 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -16.82%
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
47 50 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.47% 21.10% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 9
Average daily rate £401 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.75 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £29.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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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 - 14 £401 - 5
Middlesbrough - 3 - - 1
Skipton - 2 £375 - 3
Harrogate -1 1 £420 +86.66% 1
Selby - - - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 15 (62.50%) CCNP
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (58.33%) DNS
4 14 (58.33%) DHCP
4 14 (58.33%) OSPF
4 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
4 14 (58.33%) CCSE
4 14 (58.33%) BIG-IP
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (58.33%) F5
4 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (45.83%) Infoblox
6 11 (45.83%) Network Security
7 10 (41.67%) Fat Client
7 10 (41.67%) Imperva
7 10 (41.67%) DMVPN
7 10 (41.67%) BGP
7 10 (41.67%) NetScreen
7 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
7 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 10 (41.67%) Thin Client
7 10 (41.67%) Citrix
8 7 (29.17%) HP
8 7 (29.17%) LAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
1 14 (58.33%) DHCP
1 14 (58.33%) OSPF
1 14 (58.33%) BIG-IP
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (45.83%) Network Security
3 10 (41.67%) DMVPN
3 10 (41.67%) BGP
3 10 (41.67%) NetScreen
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) VLAN
8 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Security Specialist
1 10 (41.67%) Network Specialist
1 10 (41.67%) Security Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) IT Support
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Fat Client
1 10 (41.67%) Thin Client
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.67%) Line Management
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.17%) Transition Management
5 1 (4.17%) People Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CCNP
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
3 14 (58.33%) F5
4 11 (45.83%) Infoblox
5 10 (41.67%) Imperva
5 10 (41.67%) Citrix
6 7 (29.17%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Juniper
9 3 (12.50%) Mitel
10 2 (8.33%) Sophos
11 1 (4.17%) McAfee
11 1 (4.17%) Dell
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
City of York Council
Rate: From £27,611 to £32,081 per annum (Grade 9, Level 1 - 4)
Posted: 21 days ago
Middlesbrough, North East, United Kingdom
Fine Organics
Rate: £20-22,000
Posted: 25 days ago