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 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 20 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 24 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.94% 2.88% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 22.50% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
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£313 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £19.25 £13.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -66.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -31.03%
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
56 40 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.86% 12.78% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 39
Average daily rate £313 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £250 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £421 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £14.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -10.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 22 £313 -13.79% 4
Sutton-in-Ashfield - - - -
Mansfield - - - -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (50.00%) CCNP
3 21 (50.00%) CCNA
4 19 (45.24%) Load Balancing
5 18 (42.86%) Blue Coat
6 16 (38.10%) LAN
7 15 (35.71%) WAN
8 14 (33.33%) SAN
8 14 (33.33%) Wireless
8 14 (33.33%) VMware
9 13 (30.95%) HP
9 13 (30.95%) ITIL
9 13 (30.95%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (28.57%) Change Control
10 12 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (28.57%) CCIE
10 12 (28.57%) Nortel
10 12 (28.57%) ProxySG
10 12 (28.57%) Nortel Contivity
10 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (28.57%) NAS
11 11 (26.19%) VPN
12 10 (23.81%) Degree
13 7 (16.67%) Retail
14 6 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
14 6 (14.29%) F5
15 5 (11.90%) REST
15 5 (11.90%) Network Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (11.90%) NetWeaver
1 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) LAN
2 15 (35.71%) WAN
3 14 (33.33%) SAN
3 14 (33.33%) Wireless
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (28.57%) Nortel Contivity
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (28.57%) NAS
5 11 (26.19%) VPN
6 6 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (11.90%) DMZ
7 5 (11.90%) HTTPS
7 5 (11.90%) HTTP
8 3 (7.14%) VLAN
9 2 (4.76%) Network Security
9 2 (4.76%) MD110
9 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (4.76%) PBX
9 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
9 2 (4.76%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Network Support
3 4 (9.52%) Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Integration Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Project Leader
6 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) REST
1 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (11.90%) Middleware
1 5 (11.90%) WSDL
1 5 (11.90%) WAP
1 5 (11.90%) JMS
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) Web Services
1 5 (11.90%) XML
1 5 (11.90%) XSD
1 5 (11.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 5 (11.90%) JSON
1 5 (11.90%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Open Source
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Load Balancing
2 13 (30.95%) ITIL
3 12 (28.57%) Change Control
4 5 (11.90%) Network Management
4 5 (11.90%) SOA
5 2 (4.76%) IT Governance
5 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.76%) Information Security
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.76%) Network Design
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (50.00%) CCNP
2 21 (50.00%) CCNA
3 12 (28.57%) CCIE
4 10 (23.81%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) CCSE
6 1 (2.38%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (28.57%) ProxySG
3 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.38%) WSUS
1 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 14 (33.33%) VMware
5 13 (30.95%) HP
6 12 (28.57%) Nortel
7 6 (14.29%) F5
8 5 (11.90%) Software AG
8 5 (11.90%) Oracle
8 5 (11.90%) SAP
9 4 (9.52%) Juniper
9 4 (9.52%) Intel
10 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.76%) Aastra
11 2 (4.76%) Citrix
12 1 (2.38%) Nokia
12 1 (2.38%) Mitel
12 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
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