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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 10 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.74% 2.28% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.71% 11.63% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 10
Median daily rate £388 £364 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -9.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £326 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £397 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £385 £368
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
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
35 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.49% 19.63% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 20
Median daily rate £300 £340 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £13.96 £17.00 £12.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +32.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £12.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.99 £45.00 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
York +7 8 £325 -17.51%
Knaresborough - 4 £425 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) F5
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (34.38%) CCNP
7 10 (31.25%) Network Security
8 9 (28.13%) Sourcefire
8 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (28.13%) Symantec
9 8 (25.00%) Wireless
9 8 (25.00%) CCIE
9 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (21.88%) Juniper
10 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (21.88%) VPN
10 7 (21.88%) Internet
11 6 (18.75%) HP
11 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
11 6 (18.75%) Fortinet
12 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (15.63%) TippingPoint
12 5 (15.63%) Rapid7
12 5 (15.63%) LogRhythm
12 5 (15.63%) ArcSight
12 5 (15.63%) Two-Factor Authentication

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 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
1 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (31.25%) Network Security
3 8 (25.00%) Wireless
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (21.88%) Internet
4 7 (21.88%) VPN
5 5 (15.63%) SSL
5 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.50%) BGP
6 4 (12.50%) DHCP
6 4 (12.50%) DNS
7 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
7 3 (9.38%) WAN
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) IPsec
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
9 1 (3.13%) MPLS
9 1 (3.13%) VoIP
9 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Security Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Information Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Support
7 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (15.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (15.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (12.50%) Disk Encryption
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
5 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCNP
3 8 (25.00%) CCIE
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
1 5 (15.63%) NetVault Backup
1 5 (15.63%) Nexpose
2 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) F5
3 9 (28.13%) Sourcefire
3 9 (28.13%) Symantec
4 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
4 7 (21.88%) Juniper
5 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 6 (18.75%) Fortinet
5 6 (18.75%) HP
6 5 (15.63%) ArcSight
6 5 (15.63%) FireEye
6 5 (15.63%) GFI Software
6 5 (15.63%) Intel Security
6 5 (15.63%) LogRhythm
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) Rapid7
6 5 (15.63%) TippingPoint
6 5 (15.63%) VMware
7 4 (12.50%) Dell
7 4 (12.50%) Verint