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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 4.76% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -2.70%

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
2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 9.52% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Firewall Daily Rate 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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) CCA
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) IVR
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) WFM
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) CTI
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) H.323
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk