The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.01% - 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% - 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £22.01 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.60% +8.70%
Firewall
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 23.29% 7.73% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 19
Median daily rate £425 £550 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +96.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £463 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £800 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Juniper
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (23.08%) SoftLayer
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) ATG
4 3 (23.08%) Teradata
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Security Architect
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
1 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CLAS
4 1 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
2 2 (15.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Graylog
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Juniper
2 3 (23.08%) ATG
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Teradata
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Nokia
3 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Axway
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) VMware