The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 32 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.03% 1.07% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.42% 15.79% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £550 £411 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.98% -3.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £402 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £419 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -2.70%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 19 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.01% 6.76% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 21
Median daily rate £400 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 22
Median hourly rate £28.13 £37.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.98% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £37.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 2 £481 +14.31%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £550 -
Atherstone - 1 - -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Security Hardening
3 4 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) IT Audit
4 3 (21.43%) SABSA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) NetScreen

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) NetScreen
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Author
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Security Hardening
3 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
3 3 (21.43%) IT Audit
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) SABSA
3 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) ISMS
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCDA
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCVP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Sun