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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.28% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +18.42%
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
69 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 22.48% 7.91% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 10 16
Median daily rate £425 £800 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +116.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £385 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £860 £629
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 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 1 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 13 (52.00%) VPN
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (28.00%) DNS
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) CCNP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Juniper
5 6 (24.00%) IPsec
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (20.00%) SSH
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.00%) CCIE
6 5 (20.00%) DHCP
6 5 (20.00%) SSL
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) ERP
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) Unix
7 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
7 4 (16.00%) ATG
7 4 (16.00%) Retail
7 4 (16.00%) Teradata

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 (8.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) VPN
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) IPsec
4 6 (24.00%) Network Security
4 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (20.00%) SSH
5 5 (20.00%) SSL
6 4 (16.00%) VLAN
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (8.00%) BGP
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (8.00%) FabricPath
8 2 (8.00%) IPv4
8 2 (8.00%) IPv6
8 2 (8.00%) MPLS
8 2 (8.00%) OSPF
8 2 (8.00%) TRILL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Architect
2 11 (44.00%) Network Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Security Architect
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Migration Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Network Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.00%) iSeries
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) HACMP
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Change Control
1 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (16.00%) ERP
1 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.00%) Information Security
2 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Network Design
2 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Scrum
2 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Lisp
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNP
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) CCIE
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) CCDP
3 2 (8.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (8.00%) CLAS
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (8.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Graylog
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
1 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) ATG
3 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Teradata
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.00%) Nokia
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Axway
6 1 (4.00%) EMC