The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 41 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 91 58 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.42% 2.84% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.21% 21.01% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 10
Median daily rate £425 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.44%
Firewall
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
266 276 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.92% 13.53% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 169 108
Median daily rate £400 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 2
Median hourly rate £12.05 £35.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.57% +122.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Leeds +9 64 £425 +13.33% 34
Halifax +9 8 £443 - 1
Bradford +17 4 £400 +10.34% 3
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £375 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 80 (54.05%) Cisco
2 44 (29.73%) Windows
3 42 (28.38%) Load Balancing
4 37 (25.00%) VMware
5 36 (24.32%) Linux
5 36 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (23.65%) Internet
6 35 (23.65%) F5
7 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
8 27 (18.24%) CheckPoint
8 27 (18.24%) Network Security
9 26 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (17.57%) Data Centre
10 25 (16.89%) Palo Alto
11 24 (16.22%) Finance
11 24 (16.22%) CCNP
11 24 (16.22%) VPN
12 23 (15.54%) DNS
13 22 (14.86%) WAN
13 22 (14.86%) LAN
13 22 (14.86%) Windows Server
14 19 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (12.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
16 16 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 16 (10.81%) OSPF
16 16 (10.81%) SSL
16 16 (10.81%) ITIL
17 15 (10.14%) Unix
17 15 (10.14%) BGP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (7.43%) IIS
2 7 (4.73%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.38%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.38%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.70%) CloudStack
4 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.70%) JBoss
5 3 (2.03%) Apache
6 2 (1.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.38%) Office 365
2 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.65%) Internet
2 27 (18.24%) Network Security
3 24 (16.22%) VPN
4 23 (15.54%) DNS
5 22 (14.86%) LAN
5 22 (14.86%) WAN
6 19 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (12.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 16 (10.81%) OSPF
7 16 (10.81%) SSL
8 15 (10.14%) BGP
9 13 (8.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 13 (8.78%) TCP/IP
10 11 (7.43%) DMZ
11 10 (6.76%) Intranet
12 9 (6.08%) BIG-IP
12 9 (6.08%) FTP
12 9 (6.08%) HTTP
12 9 (6.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.05%) MySQL
3 5 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.35%) Informix
5 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.35%) Redis
5 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (3.38%) Subversion
3 2 (1.35%) JIRA
3 2 (1.35%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.68%) Gitweb
4 1 (0.68%) Hudson
General
1 24 (16.22%) Finance
2 8 (5.41%) Games
3 7 (4.73%) Law
4 6 (4.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (18.92%) Network Engineer
2 21 (14.19%) Architect
3 15 (10.14%) Administrator
4 14 (9.46%) Security Specialist
5 12 (8.11%) Analyst
6 10 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Applications Architect
8 8 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Security Analyst
8 8 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (4.73%) Cisco Architect
9 7 (4.73%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (4.73%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) VMware Architect
11 5 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (4.05%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (4.05%) Middleware
3 5 (3.38%) Servlets
4 2 (1.35%) .NET
4 2 (1.35%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.68%) HTML
5 1 (0.68%) LAMP
5 1 (0.68%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.68%) Web Services
5 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.38%) Algorithms
2 5 (3.38%) Cryptography
3 4 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.03%) Clustering
4 3 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.03%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.03%) Replication
5 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.35%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.35%) PKI
5 2 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.35%) VLE
6 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.68%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.73%) Windows
2 36 (24.32%) Linux
3 22 (14.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.14%) Unix
5 7 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.38%) AIX
7 5 (3.38%) HPUX
7 5 (3.38%) SUSE
8 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.68%) CentOS
10 1 (0.68%) Solaris
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.38%) Load Balancing
2 16 (10.81%) ITIL
3 13 (8.78%) High Availability
3 13 (8.78%) Security Management
4 11 (7.43%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (6.76%) Data Security
5 10 (6.76%) DevOps
5 10 (6.76%) Incident Management
5 10 (6.76%) Server Building
5 10 (6.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (6.08%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (4.73%) Migration
9 6 (4.05%) Network Design
9 6 (4.05%) SIEM
10 5 (3.38%) Computer Security
10 5 (3.38%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.38%) Information Assurance
10 5 (3.38%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.46%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.73%) Java
3 6 (4.05%) SQL
4 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.70%) Perl
5 3 (2.03%) PHP
5 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) Lisp
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby
7 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (16.22%) CCNP
3 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
4 15 (10.14%) CISSP
5 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (8.78%) CEH
6 13 (8.78%) MCSA
7 12 (8.11%) CCNA
8 10 (6.76%) SC Cleared
9 9 (6.08%) JNCIS
10 7 (4.73%) CCIE
11 3 (2.03%) CCDP
11 3 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.35%) CCSP
12 2 (1.35%) CISA
12 2 (1.35%) CISM
12 2 (1.35%) Degree
12 2 (1.35%) ISEB
12 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
12 2 (1.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.03%) ISO 9000
2 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.73%) Firmware
3 7 (4.73%) vSphere
4 5 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.38%) KVM
4 5 (3.38%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.38%) Xen
5 4 (2.70%) Docker
5 4 (2.70%) vCloud
6 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.68%) NFS
7 1 (0.68%) Squid
7 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) Puppet
2 3 (2.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.35%) Ansible
3 2 (1.35%) Graphite
3 2 (1.35%) Nagios
3 2 (1.35%) Nessus
3 2 (1.35%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.35%) SCCM
3 2 (1.35%) SCOM
4 1 (0.68%) Cacti
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.68%) Graylog
4 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.68%) Icinga
4 1 (0.68%) OPNET
4 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Opsview
4 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.68%) StatsD
4 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (54.05%) Cisco
2 37 (25.00%) VMware
3 35 (23.65%) F5
4 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 27 (18.24%) CheckPoint
6 25 (16.89%) Palo Alto
7 13 (8.78%) Fortinet
8 12 (8.11%) Juniper
9 10 (6.76%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.08%) HP
10 9 (6.08%) Sourcefire
11 8 (5.41%) Oracle
12 7 (4.73%) Citrix
12 7 (4.73%) EMC
12 7 (4.73%) IBM
13 6 (4.05%) Intel Security
14 4 (2.70%) Splunk
15 3 (2.03%) Avaya
15 3 (2.03%) Riverbed
16 2 (1.35%) Veritas
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