The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 27 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.52% 2.99% 5.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.07% 20.37% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 14
Median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £320 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £445 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £23.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.94
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.43%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 54 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.10% 14.67% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 46
Median daily rate £388 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £243 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) Network Security
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Juniper
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) ISEB
5 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security
5 6 (22.22%) Banking
5 6 (22.22%) Sourcefire
5 6 (22.22%) Snort
5 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
5 6 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
6 5 (18.52%) Test Planning
6 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
6 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
6 5 (18.52%) AppFabric
6 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
6 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
6 5 (18.52%) WCF
6 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) IIS
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Network Security
2 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.11%) Junos
4 3 (11.11%) tcpdump
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) QlikView
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Support
4 3 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) QlikView Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) AppFabric
1 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
1 5 (18.52%) WCF
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Defect Management
1 6 (22.22%) Information Security
1 6 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
2 5 (18.52%) ETL
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
2 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Test Planning
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISEB
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CISM
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) CHECK Team Member
3 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) CCNP
5 2 (7.41%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) JNCIE
5 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (7.41%) PMP
6 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.70%) CISA
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
6 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) COBIT
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Snort
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Juniper
4 6 (22.22%) Sourcefire
5 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 3 (11.11%) F5
8 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 2 (7.41%) CA
8 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
8 2 (7.41%) VMware
8 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.70%) Apple
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix
9 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
9 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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