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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.03% 3.98% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 29.82% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £549 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.84% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £253 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £661 £400 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £22.01 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.60% +8.70%
Firewall
Nottinghamshire

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
66 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.61% 13.35% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 14
Median daily rate £600 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) OWASP
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) VXLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) NGN
3 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (12.50%) TACACS
3 1 (12.50%) VXLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (25.00%) OWASP
1 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CISMP
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) ISSAP
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds