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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 26 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 14 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.26% 3.39% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.43% 25.49% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Median daily rate £315 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £219 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £431 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
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 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.09%
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
46 51 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.98% 13.28% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 57
Median daily rate £425 £333 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% -18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £447 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 22 (57.89%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) Juniper
3 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 16 (42.11%) VPN
4 15 (39.47%) DNS
4 15 (39.47%) DHCP
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 14 (36.84%) Windows
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
7 12 (31.58%) Junos
7 12 (31.58%) MS Office
8 11 (28.95%) MS Visio
8 11 (28.95%) tcpdump
8 11 (28.95%) Wireshark
9 9 (23.68%) Network Security
10 8 (21.05%) Finance
10 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.42%) Banking
12 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
13 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (13.16%) Sourcefire
13 5 (13.16%) Snort
13 5 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (13.16%) Information Security
13 5 (13.16%) ISEB
13 5 (13.16%) Intel Security
13 5 (13.16%) Threat Modelling
13 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
14 4 (10.53%) Test Planning

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 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Office
2 11 (28.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
4 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) VPN
2 15 (39.47%) DHCP
2 15 (39.47%) DNS
3 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (31.58%) Junos
5 11 (28.95%) tcpdump
5 11 (28.95%) Wireshark
6 9 (23.68%) Network Security
7 5 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (10.53%) LAN
8 4 (10.53%) WAN
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.63%) BGP
10 1 (2.63%) HSRP
10 1 (2.63%) Internet
10 1 (2.63%) OSPF
10 1 (2.63%) RIP
10 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) QlikView
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Network Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Network Support
2 12 (31.58%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Support
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) AppFabric
1 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (10.53%) WCF
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
1 5 (13.16%) Information Security
1 5 (13.16%) Threat Modelling
2 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 4 (10.53%) ETL
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
2 4 (10.53%) Test Planning
3 3 (7.89%) Project Management
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) SIEM
3 3 (7.89%) Workflow
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Network Design
4 2 (5.26%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (5.26%) Presales
4 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) CISM
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (7.89%) CREST Certified
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.26%) PMP
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) CISA
5 1 (2.63%) CISSP
5 1 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.89%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
3 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.63%) COBIT
4 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Snort
3 2 (5.26%) Firmware
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) Juniper
3 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.16%) Intel Security
5 5 (13.16%) Sourcefire
6 3 (7.89%) F5
6 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.26%) CA
8 1 (2.63%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) Aruba
8 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.63%) Splunk
8 1 (2.63%) VMware
8 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard