The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.47% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 24.31% 15.79% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.87 £10.02 £12.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.42% -17.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) ZigBee
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Arduino
4 4 (36.36%) Home Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Internet of Things
4 4 (36.36%) Raspberry Pi
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (27.27%) SevOne
5 3 (27.27%) BPMN
5 3 (27.27%) Sophos
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) CA
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) SSL
3 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) ZigBee
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Process Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Arduino
1 4 (36.36%) Home Automation
1 4 (36.36%) Internet of Things
1 4 (36.36%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) BPMN
2 3 (27.27%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CA
1 3 (27.27%) EMC
1 3 (27.27%) SevOne
1 3 (27.27%) Sophos
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp