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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 15 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.86% 3.57% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 33.33% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £250 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +0.11%
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
9 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.57% 10.71% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 19
Median daily rate £262 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.80% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £250 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £278 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (50.00%) ATM
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (50.00%) xDSL
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) ATM
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
1 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec