The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Norwich region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 26 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.45% 9.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.67% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£128 £255 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.25 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +1.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 7.39% 13.76% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Average daily rate £295 £255 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.68% -0.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Firewall
Norfolk

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (42.86%) Becrypt
4 6 (42.86%) VBScript
4 6 (42.86%) SCCM
4 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
6 4 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) Publishing
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (28.57%) Network Design
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
1 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
2 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Web Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) VBScript
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Becrypt
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos