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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank - 37 29
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.81% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.79% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.96% +44.44%
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
36 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.59% 11.45% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 12
Median daily rate £369 £348 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £460 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £23.25 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +48.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £17.40 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.65 £28.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
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 30 May 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 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) MRTG
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) Billing
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) VSAT
3 3 (42.86%) CTI
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) MRTG
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL
3 3 (42.86%) CTI
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) ISDN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) PBX
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) VSAT
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Junos
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Billing
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Clearswift