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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 26 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 83 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.07% 4.15% 3.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.86% 25.53% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 22
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £134 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+61.84% -9.52%
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
278 235 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.34% 16.26% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 101 103
Average daily rate £365 £360 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £123 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 19
Average hourly rate £40.15 £17.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.75% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £12.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+49.55% -10.84%

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 28 April 2015.

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
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 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Staines +10 13 £510 +20.00% 6
Camberley -1 9 £416 -8.01% 1
Guildford +5 7 £388 +15.67% 3
Epsom - 6 £400 - 1
Leatherhead -2 4 £450 - 1
Cobham 0 2 £390 -
Weybridge -4 2 £550 -
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 97 (57.06%) Cisco
2 63 (37.06%) VPN
3 54 (31.76%) Windows
4 53 (31.18%) DNS
5 50 (29.41%) WAN
5 50 (29.41%) VMware
6 48 (28.24%) Juniper
7 46 (27.06%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (25.88%) LAN
8 44 (25.88%) TCP/IP
9 42 (24.71%) CheckPoint
10 41 (24.12%) ITIL
11 40 (23.53%) Blue Coat
12 37 (21.76%) Cisco ASA
13 36 (21.18%) Active Directory
14 35 (20.59%) Security Cleared
14 35 (20.59%) Network Security
14 35 (20.59%) F5
15 33 (19.41%) Finance
16 32 (18.82%) DHCP
17 31 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
18 30 (17.65%) Linux
18 30 (17.65%) CCNA
18 30 (17.65%) CISSP
19 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
19 27 (15.88%) Change Management
19 27 (15.88%) SolarWinds
20 26 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
21 25 (14.71%) Network Architecture

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 19 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.12%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.53%) IIS
4 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.35%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.76%) Apache
5 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.59%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.35%) MS Project
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.24%) RMDS
2 4 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.12%) PaaS
2 7 (4.12%) IaaS
3 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.94%) Office 365
4 5 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 63 (37.06%) VPN
2 53 (31.18%) DNS
3 50 (29.41%) WAN
4 44 (25.88%) LAN
4 44 (25.88%) TCP/IP
5 37 (21.76%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (20.59%) Network Security
7 32 (18.82%) DHCP
8 24 (14.12%) SSL
9 23 (13.53%) Wireshark
10 20 (11.76%) MPLS
11 19 (11.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 19 (11.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 16 (9.41%) BGP
12 16 (9.41%) VoIP
13 15 (8.82%) Internet
13 15 (8.82%) OSPF
14 14 (8.24%) LDAP
14 14 (8.24%) Multicast
15 12 (7.06%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Ant
1 4 (2.35%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.35%) Maven
1 4 (2.35%) JIRA
1 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.76%) Subversion
3 2 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.18%) CaliberRM
3 2 (1.18%) RequisitePro
General
1 33 (19.41%) Finance
2 19 (11.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.29%) Back Office
4 3 (1.76%) Billing
5 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.18%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (20.59%) Network Engineer
2 27 (15.88%) Analyst
3 25 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 24 (14.12%) Consultant
5 22 (12.94%) Architect
6 15 (8.82%) Network Consultant
6 15 (8.82%) Security Analyst
7 14 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.47%) Support Engineer
8 11 (6.47%) Security Consultant
9 10 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) Firewall Consultant
10 9 (5.29%) IP Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) Technical Architect
10 9 (5.29%) Network Support
11 8 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (4.71%) Network Security Consultant
11 8 (4.71%) Back Office Engineer
12 7 (4.12%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 6 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.24%) Rendezvous
2 5 (2.94%) .NET
2 5 (2.94%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.76%) Web Services
4 2 (1.18%) Middleware
4 2 (1.18%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.94%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.29%) CMDB
4 8 (4.71%) PKI
5 6 (3.53%) SecurID
5 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.94%) NHS
7 4 (2.35%) Open Source
8 3 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.76%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.18%) Replication
9 2 (1.18%) EFT
9 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.59%) User Experience
10 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.59%) Clustering
10 1 (0.59%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.76%) Windows
2 30 (17.65%) Linux
3 26 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (11.18%) UNIX
6 11 (6.47%) Solaris
7 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.94%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.35%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.76%) CentOS
10 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.76%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.18%) VMS
11 2 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.12%) ITIL
2 30 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
3 27 (15.88%) Change Management
4 25 (14.71%) Network Architecture
5 20 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 18 (10.59%) Service Management
7 15 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 14 (8.24%) Migration
9 13 (7.65%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (7.06%) Information Security
10 12 (7.06%) Project Management
10 12 (7.06%) Security Management
11 11 (6.47%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.29%) Configuration Management
14 8 (4.71%) Risk Management
14 8 (4.71%) Software Deployment
15 7 (4.12%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.59%) C
2 17 (10.00%) Python
3 15 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.82%) C++
4 12 (7.06%) Shell Script
4 12 (7.06%) Perl
5 11 (6.47%) SQL
6 9 (5.29%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.94%) Ruby
7 5 (2.94%) VBScript
7 5 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (1.18%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.18%) Java
8 2 (1.18%) C#
8 2 (1.18%) PHP
8 2 (1.18%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.59%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 46 (27.06%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 30 (17.65%) CCNA
3 30 (17.65%) CISSP
4 21 (12.35%) SC Cleared
5 18 (10.59%) CCNP
6 14 (8.24%) CISM
7 12 (7.06%) DV Cleared
8 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (4.71%) MCSE
9 8 (4.71%) CRISC
10 6 (3.53%) Degree
11 4 (2.35%) MCITP
11 4 (2.35%) HNC
11 4 (2.35%) HND
11 4 (2.35%) CCIE
12 3 (1.76%) CCSP
12 3 (1.76%) MCSA
13 2 (1.18%) CCSA
13 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.76%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (21.18%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.06%) Sendmail
3 12 (7.06%) vSphere
4 9 (5.29%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.76%) iptables
6 3 (1.76%) XenApp
6 3 (1.76%) Firmware
6 3 (1.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.18%) Xen
7 2 (1.18%) XenServer
7 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.59%) UAG
8 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.59%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (7.06%) MIMEsweeper
1 12 (7.06%) MAILsweeper
2 10 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 8 (4.71%) SCCM
4 6 (3.53%) Puppet
5 5 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.94%) WSUS
6 4 (2.35%) SCOM
7 3 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.18%) Nessus
9 1 (0.59%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 97 (57.06%) Cisco
2 50 (29.41%) VMware
3 48 (28.24%) Juniper
4 42 (24.71%) CheckPoint
5 40 (23.53%) Blue Coat
6 35 (20.59%) F5
7 27 (15.88%) SolarWinds
7 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
8 21 (12.35%) NetApp
9 18 (10.59%) TippingPoint
10 17 (10.00%) McAfee
11 16 (9.41%) NetScout
11 16 (9.41%) Tufin
12 14 (8.24%) Tradeweb
12 14 (8.24%) LogLogic
12 14 (8.24%) Radianz
12 14 (8.24%) TIBCO
12 14 (8.24%) Bloomberg
13 12 (7.06%) Websense
14 11 (6.47%) Citrix
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £280 to £320 per annum direct - no agency margin
Posted: 26 days ago