The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £363 £351
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.01 - -
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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
95 20 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.06% 10.81% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 10 25
Average daily rate £349 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FWSM across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

FWSM
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

FWSM Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear