The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.08% 7.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £900 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.01 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+29.47% +10.06%
Firewall
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 25.00% 18.52% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £195 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+143.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Firewall
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft