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 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 26 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 42 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.82% 10.48% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.79% 27.50% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 3
Median daily rate £330 £345 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +22.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £265 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £504 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
Scotland

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
202 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.06% 38.10% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 28 19
Median daily rate £330 £343 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 42 £330 -4.34% 1
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 27 (64.29%) HP
2 24 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 21 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 20 (47.62%) Windows
5 20 (47.62%) Cisco
6 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
6 19 (45.24%) PowerShell
6 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
7 18 (42.86%) F5
7 18 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 18 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 18 (42.86%) TippingPoint
7 18 (42.86%) Fortinet
7 18 (42.86%) Juniper
7 18 (42.86%) CheckPoint
8 15 (35.71%) CA
8 15 (35.71%) CCNP
8 15 (35.71%) CCNA
8 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (35.71%) SQL
8 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 15 (35.71%) Network Security
8 15 (35.71%) Network Management
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 13 (30.95%) Internet
10 13 (30.95%) OpenStack
10 13 (30.95%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (28.57%) Data Privacy
11 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills

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 13 (30.95%) OpenStack
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Office 365
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 18 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (35.71%) Network Security
3 13 (30.95%) Internet
4 12 (28.57%) DNS
5 8 (19.05%) HTTP
5 8 (19.05%) HTTPS
5 8 (19.05%) iSCSI
5 8 (19.05%) NAS
5 8 (19.05%) SAN
6 5 (11.90%) LAN
6 5 (11.90%) WAN
7 4 (9.52%) Kerberos
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.76%) EIGRP
8 2 (4.76%) OSPF
8 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 15 (35.71%) Network Management
3 13 (30.95%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (28.57%) Data Privacy
5 11 (26.19%) ITIL
6 8 (19.05%) ITSM
6 8 (19.05%) Software Distribution
7 6 (14.29%) Content Management
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 5 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (9.52%) Migration
9 4 (9.52%) OO
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.76%) Escalation Management
11 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
11 2 (4.76%) Network Design
11 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.76%) Service Management
11 2 (4.76%) Time Management
12 1 (2.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) PowerShell
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) Jython
3 8 (19.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 21 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (35.71%) CCNA
3 15 (35.71%) CCNP
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (14.29%) MCITP
5 6 (14.29%) MCP
5 6 (14.29%) MCTS
6 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (2.38%) OCA
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) DFS Replication
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) BladeLogic
1 8 (19.05%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 8 (19.05%) Puppet
1 8 (19.05%) SCOrch
2 5 (11.90%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (11.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (11.90%) SCCM
3 4 (9.52%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.38%) OpenView
4 1 (2.38%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) HP
2 20 (47.62%) Cisco
3 18 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 18 (42.86%) F5
3 18 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 18 (42.86%) Juniper
3 18 (42.86%) TippingPoint
4 15 (35.71%) CA
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.05%) BMC
6 8 (19.05%) Dell
7 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.52%) Symantec
9 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.38%) Citrix
10 1 (2.38%) Lotus
10 1 (2.38%) Oracle
10 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.38%) VMware
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