The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank - 25 14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 7.25% 12.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.83% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Average daily rate - £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
- +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
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
72 48 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 44.17% 34.78% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 27 6
Average daily rate £400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £304 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £451 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) CA
1 5 (62.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) Symantec
1 5 (62.50%) WSUS
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
1 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) NAS
1 5 (62.50%) Software Distribution
1 5 (62.50%) Public Cloud
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
3 3 (37.50%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
1 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
1 5 (62.50%) NAS
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Network Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Network Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Network Services Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Public Cloud
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Distribution
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Jython
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
1 5 (62.50%) WSUS
2 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (25.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) CA
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) BMC
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £445.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago