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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 41 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.08% 4.25% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.63% 36.73% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.44%
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
43 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.33% 11.56% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 14
Median daily rate £620 £347 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.42% -22.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £10.50 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £50.00 £13.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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 27 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Windows

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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) HSRP
3 1 (8.33%) Multicast
3 1 (8.33%) NGN
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) RIP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (8.33%) TACACS
3 1 (8.33%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (16.67%) OWASP
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) CCSA
4 1 (8.33%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) CISMP
4 1 (8.33%) ISSAP
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) VMware