The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ 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
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DMZ 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £358
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DMZ
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
466 359 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.15% 11.65% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 175 258
Median daily rate £365 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £228 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 30
Median hourly rate £36.50 £22.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.90% +23.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £12.55 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.23 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DMZ
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

DMZ Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

DMZ
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Dorset - 1 £335 -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DMZ 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 South West region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nortel