The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 17 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.46% 3.70% 8.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 8.62% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 9
Median daily rate £323 £406 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.61% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £390 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £428 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 63.46% 42.96% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 22
Median daily rate £325 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £316 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +18 6 £319 -21.53% 1
Renfrew - 1 £340 -
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
1 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) HP
3 13 (56.52%) ITIL
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco
4 12 (52.17%) ITSM
4 12 (52.17%) F5
5 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
5 11 (47.83%) Fortinet
5 11 (47.83%) Juniper
5 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
5 11 (47.83%) CCNP
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (47.83%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) SAN
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Python
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
8 6 (26.09%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) HTTP
8 6 (26.09%) BMC
8 6 (26.09%) CA
8 6 (26.09%) Dell
8 6 (26.09%) HTTPS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
1 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) SAN
2 6 (26.09%) HTTP
2 6 (26.09%) HTTPS
2 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) NAS
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 6 (26.09%) Wireless
3 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
3 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) Network Security
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) ITSM
3 6 (26.09%) Service Management
3 6 (26.09%) Software Distribution
3 6 (26.09%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (21.74%) Data Privacy
4 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
4 5 (21.74%) Network Management
5 4 (17.39%) Network Design
5 4 (17.39%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Jython
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
1 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) CCNP
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (26.09%) CCDP
3 6 (26.09%) CCIE
3 6 (26.09%) CCIP
3 6 (26.09%) CCSA
3 6 (26.09%) CCSE
3 6 (26.09%) JNCIA
3 6 (26.09%) JNCIE
4 5 (21.74%) CCNA
5 4 (17.39%) HP ASE
5 4 (17.39%) HP MASE
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) MCITP
8 1 (4.35%) MCSE
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) DFS Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) BladeLogic
1 6 (26.09%) FortiGate
1 6 (26.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) HP
2 12 (52.17%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) F5
3 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 11 (47.83%) Fortinet
3 11 (47.83%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) BMC
5 6 (26.09%) CA
5 6 (26.09%) Dell
5 6 (26.09%) Riverbed
6 5 (21.74%) TippingPoint
7 4 (17.39%) Aruba
8 1 (4.35%) BEA
8 1 (4.35%) Citrix
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) Sun
8 1 (4.35%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
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