The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South West / Somerset
Rank 36 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.66% 2.39% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 35.00% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £440 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £430 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £23.31
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -14.20%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.37% 6.83% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 13
Median daily rate £440 £410 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +82.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Taunton -3 1 £440 -2.22%
Bath -4 1 £225 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) HBase
3 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) HDFS
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) WorldPay
4 1 (12.50%) Server Building

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fredhopper
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Informix
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) Flash
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) WSDL
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) HDFS
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) ATG
2 1 (12.50%) BEA
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) VeriFone
2 1 (12.50%) WorldPay
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