The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - 94 92
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.074% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.35% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £378 £306
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +23.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FWSM
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
358 285 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.08% 21.16% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 151 104
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 12 15
Median hourly rate £23.00 £40.08 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.60% +118.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £18.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

FWSM
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

FWSM Daily Rate Trend in Surrey