The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 24 43 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Contract jobs citing Firewall 20 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.52% 1.50% 6.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 64.52% 18.42% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 6
Median daily rate £413 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £196 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £380 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.88 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.62% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -14.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 38 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.56% 8.12% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 21
Median daily rate £400 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Unix
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) Oracle
5 11 (40.74%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) J2EE
6 10 (37.04%) CCNA
6 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL
7 9 (33.33%) F5
8 8 (29.63%) Linux
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) IP Telephony
9 7 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (25.93%) Juniper
9 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 6 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (22.22%) BEA
10 6 (22.22%) Sun
10 6 (22.22%) CCNP
10 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
10 6 (22.22%) Project Management
10 6 (22.22%) iPlanet
10 6 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (22.22%) Six Sigma
10 6 (22.22%) AIX
10 6 (22.22%) Solaris

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (22.22%) iPlanet
1 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
4 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
4 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) IP Telephony
1 7 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (18.52%) LAN
4 4 (14.81%) SAN
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) LDAP
6 2 (7.41%) FTP
6 2 (7.41%) NAS
6 2 (7.41%) NGN
6 2 (7.41%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (7.41%) SSH
6 2 (7.41%) TACACS
6 2 (7.41%) VLAN
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 2 (7.41%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IP Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) JSP
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) HP Storage
4 3 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (7.41%) Clustering
5 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
5 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
5 2 (7.41%) Smart Meter
5 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Unix
3 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) AIX
4 6 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Gentoo
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Six Sigma
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) QMS
4 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Service Design
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Network Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNA
3 6 (22.22%) CCNP
4 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
5 2 (7.41%) CCSA
5 2 (7.41%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) MCP
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) JSP 440
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.41%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) KVM
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
3 3 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (7.41%) OpenView
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle
4 9 (33.33%) F5
5 7 (25.93%) Juniper
6 6 (22.22%) BEA
6 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (22.22%) Sun
7 5 (18.52%) HP
7 5 (18.52%) Meraki
8 4 (14.81%) 3PAR
8 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.81%) EMC
8 4 (14.81%) Symantec
9 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
9 3 (11.11%) Citrix
9 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
10 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
10 2 (7.41%) Opsware
10 2 (7.41%) Qualys