The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Staines region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 17 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 12 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 7.14% 5.15% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 55.56% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £425 £310 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -15.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.43% -30.83%
Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 14.29% 9.28% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £360 £310 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -15.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Firewall
Surrey

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Staines region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) CCIE
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) CMDB
2 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) CRISC
3 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) SLA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 (41.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Support Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Network Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Network Support
3 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) CMDB
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Security Management
1 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) MOF
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCIE
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CRISC
2 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) Crossbeam
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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