The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall 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
Firewall
Rank 45 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Firewall 50 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.11% 1.02% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.29% 7.89% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 11
Median daily rate £308 £343 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.39% +26.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £259 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.99 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +57.89%
Firewall
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
307 76 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.39% 12.88% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 50 44
Median daily rate £285 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +153.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 50 £308 -10.39% 5
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 32 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 29 (48.33%) Unix
3 26 (43.33%) ITIL
4 24 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 23 (38.33%) AIX
5 23 (38.33%) Solaris
5 23 (38.33%) LAN
6 22 (36.67%) Windows
7 21 (35.00%) High Availability
7 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 20 (33.33%) Middleware
8 20 (33.33%) Six Sigma
9 19 (31.67%) WAN
9 19 (31.67%) Cisco
9 19 (31.67%) IBM
9 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
10 18 (30.00%) Oracle
11 17 (28.33%) HP
11 17 (28.33%) Configuration Management
11 17 (28.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (26.67%) Open Source
13 15 (25.00%) GPFS
13 15 (25.00%) HACMP
13 15 (25.00%) VPN
13 15 (25.00%) IBM AIX Certification
14 14 (23.33%) WebLogic
14 14 (23.33%) Linux
15 13 (21.67%) DNS
15 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
15 13 (21.67%) Service Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 14 (23.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.67%) iPlanet
3 6 (10.00%) JBoss
4 5 (8.33%) IIS
5 4 (6.67%) Apache
5 4 (6.67%) IBM Notes
6 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
7 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) LAN
2 19 (31.67%) WAN
3 15 (25.00%) VPN
4 13 (21.67%) DNS
5 9 (15.00%) LDAP
6 7 (11.67%) BIG-IP
6 7 (11.67%) SSH
6 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.00%) FTP
7 6 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (10.00%) SAN
7 6 (10.00%) Wireless
8 5 (8.33%) DHCP
9 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.67%) Network Security
10 3 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Unix Support
5 5 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Linux Support
7 3 (5.00%) Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Chief Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) Middleware
2 7 (11.67%) JSP
3 6 (10.00%) J2EE
4 4 (6.67%) ISPF
5 3 (5.00%) Web Services
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) HACMP
2 8 (13.33%) Clustering
3 6 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.33%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.33%) HP Storage
6 2 (3.33%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) CMDB
7 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.67%) IVR
7 1 (1.67%) Statistics
7 1 (1.67%) User Experience
7 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (48.33%) Unix
2 23 (38.33%) AIX
2 23 (38.33%) Solaris
3 22 (36.67%) Windows
4 14 (23.33%) Linux
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.00%) zOS
8 4 (6.67%) MVS
8 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.67%) HPUX
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) ITIL
2 24 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 21 (35.00%) High Availability
4 20 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 17 (28.33%) Configuration Management
5 17 (28.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (26.67%) Open Source
7 13 (21.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (21.67%) Service Management
7 13 (21.67%) Workflow
8 8 (13.33%) Project Management
9 7 (11.67%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (10.00%) QMS
10 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.33%) DevOps
11 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.33%) Migration
11 5 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) Java
3 6 (10.00%) JCL
3 6 (10.00%) Korn
3 6 (10.00%) Perl
3 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (10.00%) REXX
4 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (25.00%) IBM AIX Certification
4 9 (15.00%) CCNP
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.00%) Degree
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.67%) CCNA
8 2 (3.33%) CCIE
9 1 (1.67%) CCDP
9 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) JSP 440
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) GPFS
2 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.33%) NFS
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.67%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (3.33%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.33%) vSphere
8 1 (1.67%) KVM
8 1 (1.67%) RHEV
8 1 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (11.67%) OpenView
1 7 (11.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (6.67%) Control-M
2 4 (6.67%) HP SIM
2 4 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (6.67%) Perfmon
3 3 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.33%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 19 (31.67%) Cisco
2 19 (31.67%) IBM
3 18 (30.00%) Oracle
4 17 (28.33%) HP
5 13 (21.67%) VMware
6 10 (16.67%) F5
7 7 (11.67%) BEA
7 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.67%) Sun
8 6 (10.00%) BMC
8 6 (10.00%) CA
8 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.33%) Citrix
10 4 (6.67%) Lotus
11 3 (5.00%) Cognos
11 3 (5.00%) Juniper
11 3 (5.00%) Opsware
11 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
11 3 (5.00%) Veritas
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