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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 28 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 17 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.62% 3.81% 4.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.69% 25.49% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
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£325 £208 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.62% -28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £204 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £299 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +5.34%
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 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -16.48%
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
52 51 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.09% 14.96% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 42
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 £290 £203 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 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 3 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 -1 16 £325 +20.37% 2
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (32.56%) LAN
4 14 (32.56%) WAN
5 13 (30.23%) Windows
6 12 (27.91%) VPN
7 11 (25.58%) CCNP
7 11 (25.58%) CheckPoint
8 10 (23.26%) F5
9 9 (20.93%) VLAN
9 9 (20.93%) CCNA
9 9 (20.93%) Juniper
9 9 (20.93%) SAN
10 8 (18.60%) Oracle
10 8 (18.60%) UNIX
10 8 (18.60%) Load Balancing
10 8 (18.60%) Reverse Proxy
11 7 (16.28%) FCoE
11 7 (16.28%) Linux
11 7 (16.28%) VMware
11 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
12 6 (13.95%) Clustering
12 6 (13.95%) Wireless
12 6 (13.95%) ITIL
12 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
12 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
12 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.95%) Network Design
13 5 (11.63%) Blue Coat

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (11.63%) Apache
1 5 (11.63%) JBoss
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.98%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.98%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (6.98%) iPlanet
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.65%) Commerce Server
3 2 (4.65%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (32.56%) LAN
2 14 (32.56%) WAN
3 12 (27.91%) VPN
4 9 (20.93%) SAN
4 9 (20.93%) VLAN
5 8 (18.60%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (16.28%) FCoE
6 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.95%) Wireless
8 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
8 5 (11.63%) DNS
9 4 (9.30%) HTTPS
9 4 (9.30%) Internet
9 4 (9.30%) IPsec
9 4 (9.30%) Network Security
10 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
10 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
10 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (6.98%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) DB2
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Network Support
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) Voice Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) J2EE
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) XSD
2 3 (6.98%) JMS
2 3 (6.98%) WAP
2 3 (6.98%) WSDL
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (6.98%) JSON
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (6.98%) REST
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) UNIX
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Solaris
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) SUSE
6 3 (6.98%) AIX
6 3 (6.98%) HPUX
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) MVS
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Load Balancing
2 6 (13.95%) Network Design
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.98%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Open Source
4 3 (6.98%) Network Management
4 3 (6.98%) High Availability
4 3 (6.98%) SOA
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.65%) Information Security Management
5 2 (4.65%) Security Management
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
5 2 (4.65%) Information Security
5 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) Perl
2 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.98%) Korn
2 3 (6.98%) C-shell
2 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (2.33%) JCL
3 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.33%) REXX
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.58%) CCNP
3 9 (20.93%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.30%) CCIE
6 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.98%) Degree
6 3 (6.98%) CISSP
7 2 (4.65%) CCSA
7 2 (4.65%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) Samba
4 3 (6.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (6.98%) KVM
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.33%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) OpenView
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 11 (25.58%) CheckPoint
3 10 (23.26%) F5
4 9 (20.93%) Juniper
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle
6 7 (16.28%) VMware
7 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
8 5 (11.63%) Blue Coat
9 4 (9.30%) Sun
9 4 (9.30%) Citrix
10 3 (6.98%) Software AG
10 3 (6.98%) SAP
10 3 (6.98%) PlateSpin
10 3 (6.98%) Veritas
10 3 (6.98%) Lotus
11 2 (4.65%) Nokia
11 2 (4.65%) Cognos
11 2 (4.65%) HP
11 2 (4.65%) Intel
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