The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 37 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Firewall 15 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.05% 4.18% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 28.57% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
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£319 £208 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.61% -28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £204 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £299 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.25 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+6.29% -11.95%
Firewall
East Midlands

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
60 49 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.20% 14.63% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 50
Average daily rate £350 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £203 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -6 14 £319 +18.05% 6
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (60.98%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (26.83%) WAN
6 10 (24.39%) LAN
6 10 (24.39%) CCNA
6 10 (24.39%) Juniper
6 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
7 9 (21.95%) F5
8 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
8 8 (19.51%) VLAN
8 8 (19.51%) VPN
8 8 (19.51%) UNIX
9 7 (17.07%) Linux
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle
9 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.07%) SAN
9 7 (17.07%) VMware
10 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
10 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 6 (14.63%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (14.63%) FCoE
10 6 (14.63%) NetScaler
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
11 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (12.20%) Apache
1 5 (12.20%) JBoss
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.32%) IBM Notes
3 3 (7.32%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (7.32%) iPlanet
3 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.88%) NetWeaver
4 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.88%) Commerce Server
4 2 (4.88%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.88%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (26.83%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) LAN
4 8 (19.51%) VPN
4 8 (19.51%) VLAN
5 7 (17.07%) SAN
5 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
6 6 (14.63%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (14.63%) FCoE
6 6 (14.63%) NetScaler
7 5 (12.20%) DNS
7 5 (12.20%) Wireless
8 4 (9.76%) VoIP
8 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (9.76%) Network Security
8 4 (9.76%) Internet
9 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
9 3 (7.32%) IPsec
9 3 (7.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Network Support
4 4 (9.76%) Voice Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) IT Support
5 3 (7.32%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) J2EE
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) XSD
2 2 (4.88%) JMS
2 2 (4.88%) WAP
2 2 (4.88%) WSDL
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.88%) JSON
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (4.88%) REST
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) UNIX
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Solaris
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) SUSE
6 3 (7.32%) AIX
6 3 (7.32%) HPUX
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.44%) MVS
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.76%) Network Design
3 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (7.32%) High Availability
4 3 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Information Security Management
5 2 (4.88%) Security Management
5 2 (4.88%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Information Security
5 2 (4.88%) Open Source
5 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.88%) SOA
5 2 (4.88%) Server Building
5 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Perl
2 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.32%) Korn
2 3 (7.32%) C-shell
2 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.44%) REXX
4 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.44%) JCL
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 10 (24.39%) CCNA
4 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) CCIE
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 3 (7.32%) CISSP
7 2 (4.88%) CCSA
7 2 (4.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) Samba
4 3 (7.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (7.32%) KVM
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.44%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) XenServer
6 1 (2.44%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.88%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) Juniper
2 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
3 9 (21.95%) F5
4 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle
5 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.76%) Sun
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Blue Coat
7 3 (7.32%) PlateSpin
7 3 (7.32%) Veritas
7 3 (7.32%) Lotus
8 2 (4.88%) Nokia
8 2 (4.88%) Software AG
8 2 (4.88%) SAP
8 2 (4.88%) Cognos
8 2 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) Opsware
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