The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 4.40% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.01 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.30% -23.61%
Firewall
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 17.24% 8.79% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £275 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -12.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Squid
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Squid
1 2 (66.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security