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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 24 7 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Contract jobs citing Firewall 6 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 4.05% 13.21% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 53.85% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
Median daily rate £490 £375 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.66% +194.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £27.60 - £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +7.62%
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
35 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 23.65% 24.53% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 6
Median daily rate £490 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £27.60 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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
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 29 July 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 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) AIX
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Sun
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 4 (26.67%) CISM
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Avaya
5 4 (26.67%) JSP
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3

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 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) iPlanet
2 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) Skype
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) DSL
6 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SNMP
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Risk Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) JSP
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
1 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) AIX
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Solaris
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) ISMS
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V2
6 1 (6.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (6.67%) QMS
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
6 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) CISM
2 3 (20.00%) CISA
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) CCDE
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) CEH
4 1 (6.67%) CRISC
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Sun
4 4 (26.67%) Avaya
5 3 (20.00%) Nortel
6 2 (13.33%) BEA
6 2 (13.33%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec