The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 13 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 9 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 7.50% 13.39% 7.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.03% 65.22% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Median daily rate £370 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
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
29 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 24.17% 20.54% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 5
Median daily rate £300 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £28.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Avaya
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 4 (33.33%) PKI
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (25.00%) VLAN
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) Nortel
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich 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 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) Skype
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) DSL
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) HSRP
5 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Risk Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 4 (33.33%) PKI
1 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISA
1 5 (41.67%) CISM
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) CCDE
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) CRISC
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (25.00%) Nortel
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec