The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 32 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 15 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.52% 2.05% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 16.22% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£200 £285 £850
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% -66.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £23.13 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.63 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -18.39%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.98% 12.63% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 10
Average daily rate £375 £285 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.81 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.75 £9.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £36.00 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
1 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 9 (30.00%) LAN
2 9 (30.00%) WAN
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Network Security
2 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) MS Office
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) DHCP
4 6 (20.00%) SSL
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (20.00%) SCCM
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (16.67%) DSL
5 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (16.67%) CentOS
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (16.67%) RSpec
5 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) LAN
1 9 (30.00%) WAN
1 9 (30.00%) Network Security
2 6 (20.00%) DHCP
2 6 (20.00%) SSL
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (16.67%) DSL
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) IPsec
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) 3G
6 1 (3.33%) ADSL
6 1 (3.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) RSpec
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Support
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) NHS
1 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) CentOS
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL
1 5 (16.67%) DevOps
2 4 (13.33%) Fault Management
3 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Ruby
2 5 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) CCSE
4 3 (10.00%) CCSP
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.67%) CCSA
5 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (13.33%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
1 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) Remedy
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.67%) Dell KACE
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Websense
6 1 (3.33%) Wyse
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) IronPort
6 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
Southampton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago