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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 26 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.66% 8.41% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 60.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £265 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% +89.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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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
16 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 8.38% 14.02% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Average daily rate £320 £255 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £251 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 September 2014.

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
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 2 September 2014.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
4 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Publishing
4 4 (33.33%) Network Design
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) VBScript
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (25.00%) Becrypt
6 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) PMI
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) VBScript
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) C
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Becrypt
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) HP