The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 6.06% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -16.48%
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
6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 18.18% 6.06% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £210 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade