The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.89% 2.99% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.04% 19.15% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £270 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £216 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £324 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
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
47 47 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.44% 15.61% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 36
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.22% -25.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 25 (65.79%) Cisco
2 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (39.47%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (31.58%) LAN
3 12 (31.58%) WAN
4 11 (28.95%) CCNP
4 11 (28.95%) Windows
4 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
5 10 (26.32%) VPN
5 10 (26.32%) F5
6 9 (23.68%) VLAN
6 9 (23.68%) CCNA
7 8 (21.05%) Juniper
7 8 (21.05%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
8 7 (18.42%) FCoE
8 7 (18.42%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) SAN
8 7 (18.42%) Linux
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 7 (18.42%) UNIX
9 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
9 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 6 (15.79%) Clustering
10 5 (13.16%) Wireless
10 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) ITIL
10 5 (13.16%) J2EE
10 5 (13.16%) JBoss

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) Apache
1 5 (13.16%) JBoss
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) iPlanet
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.89%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (7.89%) NetWeaver
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.26%) Commerce Server
3 2 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (31.58%) LAN
2 12 (31.58%) WAN
3 10 (26.32%) VPN
4 9 (23.68%) VLAN
5 8 (21.05%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (18.42%) FCoE
6 7 (18.42%) SAN
7 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.16%) Wireless
8 5 (13.16%) NetScaler
9 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
9 4 (10.53%) IPsec
10 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
10 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (7.89%) DMZ
10 3 (7.89%) Internet
10 3 (7.89%) HTTP
10 3 (7.89%) Network Security
10 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Network Support
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Voice Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support
6 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) J2EE
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) XML
2 3 (7.89%) XSD
2 3 (7.89%) JMS
2 3 (7.89%) WAP
2 3 (7.89%) WSDL
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (7.89%) JSON
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (7.89%) REST
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Clustering
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
2 7 (18.42%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Solaris
3 4 (10.53%) SUSE
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.89%) AIX
4 3 (7.89%) HPUX
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) MVS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.16%) Network Design
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Open Source
4 3 (7.89%) Network Management
4 3 (7.89%) High Availability
4 3 (7.89%) SOA
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security Management
5 2 (5.26%) Security Management
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.26%) Server Building
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
1 3 (7.89%) Perl
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
1 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
1 3 (7.89%) Korn
1 3 (7.89%) C-shell
1 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (2.63%) JCL
2 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.63%) REXX
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) CCNP
3 9 (23.68%) CCNA
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) CCIE
6 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
6 3 (7.89%) CISSP
7 2 (5.26%) CCSA
7 2 (5.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Samba
3 3 (7.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (7.89%) KVM
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
3 10 (26.32%) F5
4 8 (21.05%) Juniper
5 7 (18.42%) VMware
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle
6 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
8 4 (10.53%) Citrix
9 3 (7.89%) Software AG
9 3 (7.89%) SAP
9 3 (7.89%) Sun
9 3 (7.89%) PlateSpin
9 3 (7.89%) Veritas
9 3 (7.89%) Lotus
10 2 (5.26%) Nokia
10 2 (5.26%) HP
10 2 (5.26%) Intel
10 2 (5.26%) Cognos
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