The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 51 44 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.03% 1.92% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.89% 12.28% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £475 £316 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.31% -2.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £14.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +0.11%
Firewall
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 57 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.62% 15.62% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 50 11
Median daily rate £400 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £426 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -19.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
1 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
1 3 (42.86%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
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