The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 9 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.71% - 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £488 - £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £361
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.01 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.30% -23.61%
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
14 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 25.00% 13.10% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 8
Median daily rate £475 £225 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £398 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) People Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) People Management
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) UAG
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky