The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 41 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.97% 4.93% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 23.36% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 13
Median daily rate £415 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £444 £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 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+33.31% -2.31%
Firewall
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 107 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.07% 21.10% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 65 35
Median daily rate £500 £275 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £152 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.75% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £7.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £150.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Sheffield -11 15 £415 +55.14% 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (52.38%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (35.71%) SIEM
3 14 (33.33%) Use Case
4 13 (30.95%) CCNA
4 13 (30.95%) F5
4 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (23.81%) CCNP
7 9 (21.43%) LAN
7 9 (21.43%) HTTP
7 9 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (19.05%) Anomaly Detection
8 8 (19.05%) Network Security
9 7 (16.67%) ITIL
9 7 (16.67%) Windows
9 7 (16.67%) Metasploit
9 7 (16.67%) Nessus
9 7 (16.67%) Nmap
10 6 (14.29%) Unix
11 5 (11.90%) DMZ
11 5 (11.90%) Internet
11 5 (11.90%) Computer Security
12 4 (9.52%) Change Control
12 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
12 4 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) LAN
3 8 (19.05%) Network Security
4 5 (11.90%) DMZ
4 5 (11.90%) Internet
5 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (9.52%) SNMP
5 4 (9.52%) SSL
5 4 (9.52%) VPN
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 4 (9.52%) Wireless
6 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.76%) WLAN
8 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Consultant
3 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Firewall Specialist
9 2 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Graduate
9 2 (4.76%) Graduate Network Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Junior
9 2 (4.76%) Junior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Operations Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Security Specialist
10 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 3 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) SIEM
2 14 (33.33%) Use Case
3 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (19.05%) Anomaly Detection
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (11.90%) Computer Security
7 4 (9.52%) Analytics
7 4 (9.52%) Change Control
7 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.52%) Information Security
7 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.52%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (7.14%) Compliance Management
8 3 (7.14%) Security Operations
8 3 (7.14%) Service Management
8 3 (7.14%) Threat Management
9 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.76%) Time Management
9 2 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.95%) CCNA
3 10 (23.81%) CCNP
4 4 (9.52%) CCDA
4 4 (9.52%) CCDP
4 4 (9.52%) CCSA
5 3 (7.14%) CCIE
5 3 (7.14%) CCSE
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.38%) GCIH
6 1 (2.38%) GSEC
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (16.67%) Nessus
2 7 (16.67%) Nmap
3 1 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 13 (30.95%) F5
4 3 (7.14%) Cramer
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) Intel
6 1 (2.38%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk
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