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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 21 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 18 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.42% 1.91% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.68% 15.22% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 8
Median daily rate £363 £325 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £340 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £30.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-24.16% +55.84%
Firewall
Wiltshire

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
76 46 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.89% 12.53% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 21 59
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.63 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% -29.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, 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 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (54.84%) CCNP
4 16 (51.61%) Juniper
5 14 (45.16%) BGP
6 13 (41.94%) Linux
6 13 (41.94%) WAN
6 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
7 10 (32.26%) MPLS
7 10 (32.26%) OSPF
8 9 (29.03%) IPsec
8 9 (29.03%) VPN
8 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
8 9 (29.03%) JNCIS
9 8 (25.81%) BT
9 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
9 8 (25.81%) Network Security
10 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
11 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
12 5 (16.13%) Degree
12 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
12 5 (16.13%) SIEM
12 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
12 5 (16.13%) Windows
12 5 (16.13%) ITIL
13 4 (12.90%) LAN
13 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
13 4 (12.90%) CCNA
13 4 (12.90%) Check Point Certification

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 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) BGP
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (41.94%) WAN
3 10 (32.26%) MPLS
3 10 (32.26%) OSPF
4 9 (29.03%) IPsec
4 9 (29.03%) VPN
5 8 (25.81%) Network Security
6 4 (12.90%) LAN
6 4 (12.90%) PuTTY
6 4 (12.90%) SSH
6 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.90%) Telnet
7 2 (6.45%) DMZ
7 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (3.23%) SAN
8 1 (3.23%) Skype
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Designer
2 10 (32.26%) Network Designer
3 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Security Designer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Transition Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Migration Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Migration Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
1 5 (16.13%) SIEM
2 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Network Design
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (54.84%) CCNP
3 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) JNCIS
4 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
5 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) CCNA
7 4 (12.90%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (9.68%) CCIE
9 2 (6.45%) CCSA
9 2 (6.45%) CCSE
9 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) Juniper
3 8 (25.81%) BT
4 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
5 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
6 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
6 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
7 4 (12.90%) F5
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) VMware
9 2 (6.45%) Intel
10 1 (3.23%) Lotus
10 1 (3.23%) NetApp
10 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
TDA Group
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago