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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 7 33 8
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 2 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 11.59% 0.99% 13.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.54% 6.90% 58.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 25
Median daily rate £375 £394 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% -1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £389 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.88 £23.75 £23.44
% change year-on-year
-12.10% +1.33%

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
26 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 18.84% 14.29% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 37
Median daily rate £375 £313 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £193 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +262.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £18.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £45.00 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 3 £325 -17.51% 1
Middlesbrough - 3 £375 -
Northallerton - 3 - -
Knaresborough - 2 £425 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 23 (71.88%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (43.75%) F5
4 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (40.63%) Windows
5 12 (37.50%) CCNP
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Network Security
7 9 (28.13%) Wireless
7 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 8 (25.00%) Symantec
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 7 (21.88%) CCIE
9 7 (21.88%) DHCP
9 7 (21.88%) DNS
10 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
10 6 (18.75%) WAN
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) Internet
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) NetVault Backup
11 5 (15.63%) HP
11 5 (15.63%) CCNA
11 5 (15.63%) VPN
11 5 (15.63%) LAN

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
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (31.25%) Network Security
3 9 (28.13%) Wireless
4 7 (21.88%) DHCP
4 7 (21.88%) DNS
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (18.75%) Internet
5 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 5 (15.63%) BGP
6 5 (15.63%) LAN
6 5 (15.63%) VPN
7 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 4 (12.50%) SSL
7 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.38%) IPsec
9 2 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (6.25%) OSPF
10 1 (3.13%) MPLS
10 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Information Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Telephony Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Network Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.13%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Disk Encryption
2 4 (12.50%) Information Security
2 4 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 4 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (37.50%) CCNP
3 7 (21.88%) CCIE
4 5 (15.63%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) CCSA
5 3 (9.38%) CCSE
5 3 (9.38%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
1 5 (15.63%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (12.50%) Nexpose
2 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) F5
3 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 8 (25.00%) Symantec
4 5 (15.63%) HP
4 5 (15.63%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
5 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
5 4 (12.50%) FireEye
5 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 4 (12.50%) GFI Software
5 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
5 4 (12.50%) Juniper
5 4 (12.50%) LogRhythm
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) Rapid7
5 4 (12.50%) TippingPoint
5 4 (12.50%) Verint