The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 31 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 28 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.29% 5.21% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.45% 37.50% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 7
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£350 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £558 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -16.48%
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
102 88 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.64% 13.90% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 44 45
Average daily rate £388 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.79% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -12 9 £375 -21.05% 8
Corsham -7 5 £325 -10.34%
Chippenham +3 3 - - 2
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 33 (58.93%) Cisco
2 22 (39.29%) WAN
3 21 (37.50%) LAN
4 20 (35.71%) Windows
5 18 (32.14%) Juniper
6 17 (30.36%) CheckPoint
6 17 (30.36%) VMware
7 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
9 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (23.21%) Wireless
10 13 (23.21%) VLAN
11 12 (21.43%) Service Delivery
11 12 (21.43%) VPN
11 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
12 11 (19.64%) DNS
12 11 (19.64%) MPLS
12 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
13 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
14 9 (16.07%) Java
14 9 (16.07%) Oracle
15 8 (14.29%) Web Services
15 8 (14.29%) Linux
15 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
15 8 (14.29%) DHCP
15 8 (14.29%) CCNA
15 8 (14.29%) Network Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) Apache
3 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) WAN
2 21 (37.50%) LAN
3 13 (23.21%) Wireless
3 13 (23.21%) VLAN
4 12 (21.43%) VPN
5 11 (19.64%) DNS
5 11 (19.64%) MPLS
6 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
7 8 (14.29%) DHCP
7 8 (14.29%) Network Security
8 7 (12.50%) IP Telephony
9 6 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.71%) VoIP
10 5 (8.93%) Ethernet
10 5 (8.93%) HTTP
10 5 (8.93%) OSPF
10 5 (8.93%) BGP
10 5 (8.93%) SSL
10 5 (8.93%) SAN
11 4 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) OLTP
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (17.86%) Administrator
3 10 (17.86%) Network Support
4 9 (16.07%) Network Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Network Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Web Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.57%) Applications Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (7.14%) RESTful
2 4 (7.14%) WebCenter
3 3 (5.36%) J2EE
4 2 (3.57%) XSD
4 2 (3.57%) AppFabric
4 2 (3.57%) REST
4 2 (3.57%) WSDL
4 2 (3.57%) Middleware
4 2 (3.57%) Java EE
4 2 (3.57%) JSON
4 2 (3.57%) WCF
4 2 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (1.79%) JMS
5 1 (1.79%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) HTML
5 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.14%) Derivative
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.29%) Linux
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.14%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
7 1 (1.79%) AIX
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (12.50%) Project Management
3 7 (12.50%) ITIL
3 7 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (8.93%) Information Security
5 4 (7.14%) Content Management
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Network Design
6 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.57%) BPEL
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) Java
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) CCNA
4 5 (8.93%) CCNP
5 4 (7.14%) ISEB
5 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
6 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.57%) MCSE
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.57%) CISM
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.79%) CCIE
8 1 (1.79%) CCDP
8 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.14%) Varnish
5 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.57%) Snort
7 1 (1.79%) Xen
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.79%) XenApp
7 1 (1.79%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Ansible
3 3 (5.36%) WSUS
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.79%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Cisco
2 18 (32.14%) Juniper
3 17 (30.36%) CheckPoint
3 17 (30.36%) VMware
4 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.07%) Oracle
6 8 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 7 (12.50%) McAfee
8 6 (10.71%) Avaya
8 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.93%) F5
10 4 (7.14%) HP
11 3 (5.36%) Dell
11 3 (5.36%) Polycom
12 2 (3.57%) Sourcefire
12 2 (3.57%) Citrix
12 2 (3.57%) IBM
12 2 (3.57%) Websense
12 2 (3.57%) Nokia
13 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
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