The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 43 24 59
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +35
Contract jobs citing Firewall 57 89 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.73% 6.23% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.21% 29.18% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 19
Average daily rate £475 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.01% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £156 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £501 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
- +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.63 £18.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £18.50 £18.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
313 305 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.98% 21.36% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 146 96
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -6 13 £600 +84.61% 2
Staines +11 10 £450 -12.19%
Guildford 0 8 £450 +12.50% 14
Camberley +1 5 £400 -15.78% 1
Epsom +5 2 £385 - 3
Reigate -3 2 - - 10
Redhill - 2 - - 2
Chertsey - 1 £500 - 1
Oxted - 1 - -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 46 (46.00%) Cisco
2 43 (43.00%) Linux
3 37 (37.00%) VPN
4 33 (33.00%) Windows
5 30 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 29 (29.00%) WAN
7 28 (28.00%) LAN
7 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 22 (22.00%) SSL
8 22 (22.00%) DNS
9 21 (21.00%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (20.00%) Juniper
11 19 (19.00%) SAN
11 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
11 19 (19.00%) VMware
11 19 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (19.00%) Palo Alto
12 18 (18.00%) DHCP
13 17 (17.00%) ITIL
13 17 (17.00%) Finance
13 17 (17.00%) Load Balancing
13 17 (17.00%) Windows Server
13 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
14 16 (16.00%) Network Security
14 16 (16.00%) High Availability
14 16 (16.00%) SSH
14 16 (16.00%) IPsec
14 16 (16.00%) MPLS
14 16 (16.00%) Unix
15 15 (15.00%) CheckPoint

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (6.00%) Apache
1 6 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.00%) IIS
2 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (9.00%) Route 53
2 9 (9.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.00%) IaaS
4 4 (4.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.00%) SaaS
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.00%) VPN
2 30 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 29 (29.00%) WAN
4 28 (28.00%) LAN
5 22 (22.00%) DNS
5 22 (22.00%) SSL
6 19 (19.00%) SAN
7 18 (18.00%) DHCP
8 16 (16.00%) IPsec
8 16 (16.00%) MPLS
8 16 (16.00%) Network Security
8 16 (16.00%) SSH
9 15 (15.00%) Wireless
10 13 (13.00%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (12.00%) Internet
12 10 (10.00%) BGP
12 10 (10.00%) NAS
13 9 (9.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (7.00%) LDAP
14 7 (7.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (9.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.00%) Maven
1 3 (3.00%) Subversion
2 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (1.00%) Ant
3 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Banking
3 9 (9.00%) Investment Banking
3 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) Administrator
3 12 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (11.00%) Security Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Network Analyst
5 10 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
6 8 (8.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Network Support
7 7 (7.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Storage Administrator
7 7 (7.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) Web Services
2 7 (7.00%) RESTful
3 6 (6.00%) SOAP
4 2 (2.00%) Java EE
4 2 (2.00%) LAMP
4 2 (2.00%) SAML
4 2 (2.00%) WAP
4 2 (2.00%) XML
5 1 (1.00%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.00%) boto
5 1 (1.00%) COM
5 1 (1.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.00%) SecurID
3 7 (7.00%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.00%) DataPower
4 6 (6.00%) PKI
5 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.00%) Clustering
7 2 (2.00%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.00%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) IVR
8 1 (1.00%) New Media
8 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (43.00%) Linux
2 33 (33.00%) Windows
3 17 (17.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (16.00%) Unix
5 15 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (13.00%) Solaris
7 12 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (7.00%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.00%) CentOS
11 1 (1.00%) Debian
11 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) ITIL
1 17 (17.00%) Load Balancing
2 16 (16.00%) High Availability
3 13 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.00%) Migration
5 9 (9.00%) Change Control
6 7 (7.00%) ITSM
6 7 (7.00%) Network Design
6 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.00%) Service Management
7 6 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.00%) Information Security
7 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.00%) Project Management
8 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.00%) Information Management
9 4 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.00%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.00%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) Java
1 11 (11.00%) Python
2 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (7.00%) C#
3 7 (7.00%) SQL
4 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.00%) C
5 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.00%) Perl
5 2 (2.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.00%) Ruby
6 1 (1.00%) VB
6 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (10.00%) CCNA
5 10 (10.00%) MCSE
6 9 (9.00%) Degree
6 9 (9.00%) MCP
7 7 (7.00%) DBS Check
8 6 (6.00%) MCITP
9 4 (4.00%) CCSP
9 4 (4.00%) CISSP
10 3 (3.00%) CCIE
10 3 (3.00%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.00%) CCNP
11 2 (2.00%) CCSA
11 2 (2.00%) CISM
11 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.00%) MCSA
11 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.00%) SLA
4 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.00%) ISA Server
3 7 (7.00%) RHEV
4 4 (4.00%) vSphere
5 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.00%) XenApp
5 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) WSUS
2 7 (7.00%) Sysprep
3 5 (5.00%) SCCM
4 4 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (4.00%) Puppet
4 4 (4.00%) SCOM
4 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (3.00%) Ansible
5 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.00%) vRealize
6 2 (2.00%) yum
7 1 (1.00%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Cisco
2 20 (20.00%) Juniper
3 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (19.00%) Palo Alto
3 19 (19.00%) VMware
4 15 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (13.00%) Sun
6 12 (12.00%) Blue Coat
7 11 (11.00%) F5
7 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
8 9 (9.00%) Oracle
9 7 (7.00%) Brocade
9 7 (7.00%) CA
9 7 (7.00%) EMC
10 5 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (4.00%) HP
11 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.00%) Citrix
12 3 (3.00%) NetApp
12 3 (3.00%) Symantec
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