The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 34 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 19 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.55% 0.89% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.55% 16.67% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 5
Median daily rate £338 £188 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -59.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £162 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £358 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.09%
Firewall
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 18 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.28% 5.36% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 29
Median daily rate £325 £255 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -36.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £188 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -53.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Northampton +2 11 £350 +104.37% 3
Corby - 3 £338 -
Kettering - 1 £250 - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) CCNA
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (26.92%) SAN
4 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
6 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (19.23%) NX-OS
6 5 (19.23%) CCNP
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (15.38%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 4 (15.38%) F5
8 3 (11.54%) Finance
8 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
9 2 (7.69%) WAN
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (7.69%) C
9 2 (7.69%) Java
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) Windows
9 2 (7.69%) Linux
9 2 (7.69%) JBoss

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (26.92%) LAN
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (19.23%) NX-OS
4 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security
6 1 (3.85%) Skype
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Network Support
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Environment Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
2 2 (7.69%) SIEM
2 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.85%) DevOps
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) ETL
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
1 2 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CCNA
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
4 4 (15.38%) F5
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Qualys
5 2 (7.69%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Novell
6 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
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