The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 8 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 14 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 10.22% 6.36% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 77.78% 63.64% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£625 £250 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -19.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £210 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £290 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £336 £310
% change year-on-year
+13.83% +8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.13 £25.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%
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Norfolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 13.14% 10.00% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Average daily rate £625 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.20 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% +110.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Wireless
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Sophos
6 5 (25.00%) SIEM
6 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) Information Security
7 4 (20.00%) vSphere
7 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) CISSP
8 3 (15.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) Data Security
8 3 (15.00%) CISA
8 3 (15.00%) Websense
8 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
8 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
8 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (25.00%) Network Security
2 5 (25.00%) Wireless
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.00%) SSL
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) EDMS
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) AIX
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) zOS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) SIEM
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Data Security
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) WFM
5 1 (5.00%) Database Security
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) CISA
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) ACF2
3 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
3 2 (10.00%) RACF
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Sophos
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
6 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
6 3 (15.00%) Websense
6 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.00%) Symantec
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (10.00%) Splunk
7 2 (10.00%) Lumension
7 2 (10.00%) AlgoSec
7 2 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.00%) F5
8 1 (5.00%) HP
Norwich
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Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Norwich
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Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago