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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 23 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.73% 2.17% 4.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 21.43% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.98% +1.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 10.40% 10.14% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate £395 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
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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
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 30 July 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 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Security Management
2 6 (40.00%) CMDB
2 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 5 (33.33%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) CCIE
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) CISM
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) CRISC
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DMZ
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) Multicast
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Support
4 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) CMDB
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Security Management
1 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) MOF
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (26.67%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 4 (26.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) F5
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
2 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (6.67%) Polycom
3 1 (6.67%) Tandberg
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Crossbeam