The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Uxbridge region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 17 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 0.98% 1.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 9.80% 5.62% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Average daily rate £320 £400 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +125.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Firewall
London

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Novell
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (50.00%) NetWare
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) CISM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Data Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (50.00%) NetWare
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Database Security
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Novell
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Aveksa
4 1 (16.67%) Varonis