The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 29 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 20 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.59% 5.63% 6.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.51% 30.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 11
Median daily rate £418 £260 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.57% -9.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -0.46%
Firewall
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 60 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.33% 18.75% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 39 19
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £405 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £150.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +1263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 19 (51.35%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
2 14 (37.84%) SIEM
3 13 (35.14%) Use Case
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (32.43%) CCNA
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (32.43%) F5
5 11 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (27.03%) Network Security
6 10 (27.03%) HTTP
7 9 (24.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (21.62%) Anomaly Detection
8 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (21.62%) CCNP
9 7 (18.92%) Nmap
9 7 (18.92%) Nessus
9 7 (18.92%) Metasploit
10 6 (16.22%) LAN
10 6 (16.22%) Unix
10 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
11 5 (13.51%) CCDA
11 5 (13.51%) CCDP
11 5 (13.51%) DMZ
11 5 (13.51%) Internet
11 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
11 5 (13.51%) CCSA
12 4 (10.81%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (27.03%) HTTP
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 5 (13.51%) DMZ
5 5 (13.51%) Internet
6 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (8.11%) SNMP
6 3 (8.11%) SSL
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.11%) Wireless
7 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.70%) DNS
8 1 (2.70%) MPLS
8 1 (2.70%) VoIP
8 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Security Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.11%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (8.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Unix
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) SIEM
2 13 (35.14%) Use Case
3 11 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (21.62%) Anomaly Detection
5 6 (16.22%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) Compliance Management
6 4 (10.81%) Computer Security
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Change Control
7 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Threat Management
7 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (5.41%) Information Management
8 2 (5.41%) Security Management
8 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (32.43%) CCNA
3 8 (21.62%) CCNP
4 5 (13.51%) CCDA
4 5 (13.51%) CCDP
4 5 (13.51%) CCSA
5 4 (10.81%) CCSE
6 2 (5.41%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) GCIH
6 2 (5.41%) GSEC
7 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (18.92%) Nessus
2 7 (18.92%) Nmap
3 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
3 12 (32.43%) F5
4 4 (10.81%) Cramer
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.70%) Intel
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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