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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 23 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 9 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.90% 2.64% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 12.73% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 11
Median daily rate £463 £245 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.77% -51.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £227 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £389 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
45 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 19.48% 20.75% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 24
Median daily rate £475 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 December 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) IPsec
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp OnCommand
5 2 (16.67%) Threat Management
5 2 (16.67%) AirWatch
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Nessus
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Aruba
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) ArcSight

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) IPsec
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) SSL
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) H.323
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) ArcSight Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Linux Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point Support
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (16.67%) Threat Management
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (16.67%) Nessus
1 2 (16.67%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 2 (16.67%) Aruba
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper