The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 27 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Firewall 20 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.19% 5.04% 4.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 31.94% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 9
Median daily rate £388 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £170 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £400 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +5.26%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 72 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.39% 15.79% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 26
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £428 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £13.05 £14.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 16 £388 +10.71% 1
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (42.31%) Unix
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) CCNA
5 9 (34.62%) AIX
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (30.77%) CCNP
6 8 (30.77%) Juniper
6 8 (30.77%) F5
7 7 (26.92%) SLA
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (26.92%) IP Telephony
8 6 (23.08%) BIG-IP
8 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
8 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) J2EE
8 6 (23.08%) Solaris
8 6 (23.08%) BEA
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 6 (23.08%) Sun
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (23.08%) iPlanet
1 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (26.92%) IP Telephony
2 6 (23.08%) BIG-IP
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) LDAP
4 3 (11.54%) SSL
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) FTP
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) SSH
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) NGN
6 1 (3.85%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (3.85%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IP Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) webMethods Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) J2EE
2 5 (19.23%) JSP
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (3.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (11.54%) HP Storage
3 3 (11.54%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (7.69%) Grid Computing
4 2 (7.69%) Handset
4 2 (7.69%) NHS
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
1 11 (42.31%) Unix
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) AIX
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (11.54%) SUSE
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.85%) Gentoo
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) QMS
4 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Fault Management
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Service Design
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNA
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) JNCIA
5 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.85%) CCSA
6 1 (3.85%) CCSE
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 5 (19.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) pfSense
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (11.54%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (7.69%) OpenView
4 2 (7.69%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) EnCase
5 1 (3.85%) FTK
5 1 (3.85%) QRadar
5 1 (3.85%) SCOM
5 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) F5
4 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 6 (23.08%) BEA
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 6 (23.08%) Sun
6 5 (19.23%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) Symantec
7 4 (15.38%) 3PAR
7 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (15.38%) EMC
7 4 (15.38%) Meraki
8 3 (11.54%) Computacenter
8 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
8 3 (11.54%) Software AG
8 3 (11.54%) Terracotta
8 3 (11.54%) webMethods
9 2 (7.69%) Qualys
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