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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 49 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing Firewall 9 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.71% 2.87% 5.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.06% 24.56% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £360 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £356 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -0.46%
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
64 57 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.17% 11.68% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 27
Median daily rate £473 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £461 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -23 5 £360 -10.00% 7
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) SSL
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) SCCM
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Terracotta
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (18.75%) OWASP
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) AIX
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) webMethods
6 3 (18.75%) Software AG
6 3 (18.75%) SUSE

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 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SSL
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Security Architect
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (12.50%) webMethods Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (18.75%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) SIEM
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (18.75%) OWASP
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISMP
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
1 2 (12.50%) ISSAP
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) EnCase
2 1 (6.25%) FTK
2 1 (6.25%) QRadar
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) Software AG
1 3 (18.75%) Terracotta
1 3 (18.75%) webMethods
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) NetWitness
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec