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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs citing Firewall 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.07% 1.99% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 10.81% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
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
82 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 21.19% 18.41% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 21 11
Median daily rate £425 £260 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% -45.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £258 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £500 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 23 (69.70%) VPN
2 18 (54.55%) DNS
3 17 (51.52%) LAN
4 16 (48.48%) Cisco
4 16 (48.48%) Palo Alto
5 14 (42.42%) Network Security
5 14 (42.42%) DHCP
6 13 (39.39%) SSL
6 13 (39.39%) IPsec
6 13 (39.39%) SSH
7 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
8 9 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 9 (27.27%) VLAN
8 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (27.27%) Change Control
8 9 (27.27%) CCNP
8 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (24.24%) Juniper
9 8 (24.24%) WAN
9 8 (24.24%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
11 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
12 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
12 5 (15.15%) F5
12 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (15.15%) Information Security
12 5 (15.15%) IBM
12 5 (15.15%) CCIE

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 (6.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) VPN
2 18 (54.55%) DNS
3 17 (51.52%) LAN
4 14 (42.42%) DHCP
4 14 (42.42%) Network Security
5 13 (39.39%) IPsec
5 13 (39.39%) SSH
5 13 (39.39%) SSL
6 9 (27.27%) VLAN
7 8 (24.24%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (24.24%) WAN
8 4 (12.12%) BGP
8 4 (12.12%) FabricPath
8 4 (12.12%) IPv4
8 4 (12.12%) IPv6
8 4 (12.12%) MPLS
8 4 (12.12%) OSPF
8 4 (12.12%) TRILL
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Architect
2 13 (39.39%) Network Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Security Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Lead Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Data Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Data Centre Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration Lead
5 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Lead Data Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Migration Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (12.12%) iSeries
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) HACMP
4 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Change Control
1 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (15.15%) Information Security
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.12%) ERP
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design
4 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) High Availability
5 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) CCNP
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) CCIE
4 4 (12.12%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) CCDP
5 2 (6.06%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (6.06%) CLAS
6 1 (3.03%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) JSP 440
2 2 (6.06%) RMADS
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) GPFS
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco
1 16 (48.48%) Palo Alto
2 8 (24.24%) Juniper
3 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.15%) F5
4 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
4 5 (15.15%) IBM
5 4 (12.12%) ATG
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) Teradata
5 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) Nokia
8 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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