The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 60 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.72% 5.87% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% 41.18% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 31 6
Median daily rate £405 £350 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £351
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -18.44%
Firewall
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 85 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.08% 14.26% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 37
Median daily rate £375 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £305 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £375 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Median hourly rate £22.73 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.59 £12.90 £13.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £44.00 £16.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Horsham +2 2 £350 +105.88% 1
Crawley -8 1 £501 +43.00%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (42.50%) Cisco
3 16 (40.00%) Windows
4 14 (35.00%) WAN
5 12 (30.00%) CISSP
5 12 (30.00%) Information Security
6 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (25.00%) LAN
6 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 9 (22.50%) Palo Alto
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.00%) Juniper
8 8 (20.00%) VMware
8 8 (20.00%) PKI
8 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (20.00%) SolarWinds
8 8 (20.00%) Change Control
8 8 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (17.50%) F5
9 7 (17.50%) BitLocker
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
9 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
9 7 (17.50%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.50%) Mimecast
4 2 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) LAN
2 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) SAN
3 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (12.50%) MPLS
4 5 (12.50%) VLAN
4 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.00%) 3G
5 4 (10.00%) BGP
5 4 (10.00%) DDNS
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
5 4 (10.00%) DNS
5 4 (10.00%) DSL
5 4 (10.00%) IPsec
5 4 (10.00%) OSPF
5 4 (10.00%) SSL
5 4 (10.00%) TACACS
5 4 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (5.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (5.00%) Riak
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Lync Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) CISSP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (20.00%) PKI
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) BBC
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Information Security
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Change Control
3 8 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 5 (12.50%) Network Design
6 4 (10.00%) Information Management
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (10.00%) ISMS
6 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (10.00%) Operations Management
6 4 (10.00%) Security Auditing
6 4 (10.00%) Security Management
6 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (7.50%) Email Filtering
7 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) CISSP
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (15.00%) CCNP
4 5 (12.50%) CISA
5 4 (10.00%) CRISC
5 4 (10.00%) SANS
5 4 (10.00%) SSCP
6 3 (7.50%) CCNA
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) MCSE
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.50%) CCDP
8 1 (2.50%) CCIE
8 1 (2.50%) CISM
8 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (15.00%) SLA
4 1 (2.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) BitLocker
3 4 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) AirWatch
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (7.50%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) WSUS
3 2 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Palo Alto
3 8 (20.00%) Juniper
3 8 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
4 7 (17.50%) F5
4 7 (17.50%) HP
4 7 (17.50%) Intel Security
5 5 (12.50%) Meraki
6 4 (10.00%) 3Com
6 4 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix
6 4 (10.00%) Qualys
6 4 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 4 (10.00%) Splunk
7 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.00%) NetApp
Horsham, West Sussex
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