The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 16 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.09% 3.85% 10.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 29.41% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £225 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.61% 13.08% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 5
Median daily rate £525 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) arcserve
3 1 (25.00%) CA