The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 7 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 4.76% 2.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
- -13.51%

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

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 33.33% 2.78% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £250 - £1,000
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) VMware