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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 32 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 20 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.94% 2.00% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% 15.73% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 1
Median daily rate £388 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +20.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.09%
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
76 89 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.96% 12.70% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 63 20
Median daily rate £370 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.80% -17.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Crawley +18 8 £325 -7.14%
Horsham - 4 £350 -
Gatwick +5 2 £374 +39.71%
East Grinstead - 1 £400 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 9 (33.33%) Cisco
1 9 (33.33%) Information Security
2 8 (29.63%) CISSP
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
3 7 (25.93%) Office 365
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 6 (22.22%) Network Design
4 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) CCNP
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (18.52%) DNS
5 5 (18.52%) SSL
5 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 5 (18.52%) Juniper
5 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
5 5 (18.52%) MPLS
5 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
5 5 (18.52%) F5

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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) LAN
2 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) MPLS
3 5 (18.52%) SSL
3 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (18.52%) WAN
3 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (14.81%) Wireless
5 3 (11.11%) ADSL
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) 4G
6 2 (7.41%) ISDN
6 2 (7.41%) Junos
6 2 (7.41%) OSPF
6 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (7.41%) CouchDB
1 2 (7.41%) Riak
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Redis
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) Sass
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) PKI
3 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) BBC
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 6 (22.22%) Network Design
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) SIEM
5 3 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Information Management
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
6 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Security Management
6 2 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.70%) OWASP
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (29.63%) CISSP
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) CCSE
4 2 (7.41%) CCSP
4 2 (7.41%) CISA
4 2 (7.41%) CRISC
4 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMP
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.41%) QA
3 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) BitLocker
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 3 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.41%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 5 (18.52%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Apple
6 3 (11.11%) Aruba
6 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 3 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 3 (11.11%) Veeam
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (7.41%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (7.41%) MobileIron
7 2 (7.41%) Samsung
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) Tumbleweed