The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 12 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.51% 1.52% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 25.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
- +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
Firewall
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 22.81% 6.06% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate £196 £413 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.42% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Implementation Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace