The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware 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 Firmware over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 97 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Firmware 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.083% 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 4.76% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £364 £326
% change year-on-year
-13.40% +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +49.12%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
181 126 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.95% 9.03% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 61 68
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £253 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 11
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £20.00 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firmware across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Firmware
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 Firmware within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 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
Camberley - 1 - -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Firmware 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 Firmware.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Firmware 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 Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Support
1 1 (33.33%) LAN Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Emulex
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
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