The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 33 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Firewall 28 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.06% 4.93% 5.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 30.63% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 14
Median daily rate £358 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £120 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £495 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -2.70%

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
126 111 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.29% 16.11% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 76 70
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £23.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +67.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Swindon +10 16 £350 -17.64% 3
Chippenham -6 2 £140 +16.66%
Corsham -12 2 £500 +48.14%
Salisbury - 1 £365 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (44.00%) Cisco
2 19 (38.00%) Windows
3 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (30.00%) Network Security
4 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.00%) Juniper
5 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (22.00%) VMware
7 9 (18.00%) Information Security
7 9 (18.00%) Finance
7 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (16.00%) Intel Security
8 8 (16.00%) DNS
8 8 (16.00%) LAN
8 8 (16.00%) WAN
8 8 (16.00%) Migration
8 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (14.00%) F5
9 7 (14.00%) Banking
9 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
9 7 (14.00%) ITIL
9 7 (14.00%) CCNP
10 6 (12.00%) ISEB
10 6 (12.00%) SLA
10 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.00%) VPN
10 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (10.00%) IIS
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Network Security
2 8 (16.00%) DNS
2 8 (16.00%) LAN
2 8 (16.00%) WAN
3 6 (12.00%) DHCP
3 6 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.00%) VPN
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (8.00%) Junos
4 4 (8.00%) tcpdump
4 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (6.00%) Internet
6 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.00%) SAN
6 2 (4.00%) SSL
6 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) QlikView
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Law
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) Tester
4 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Network Support
4 4 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Security Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
1 5 (10.00%) AppFabric
1 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.00%) WCF
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.00%) PKI
4 2 (4.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Information Security
2 8 (16.00%) Migration
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL
3 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (12.00%) Defect Management
4 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.00%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.00%) ETL
5 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) SIEM
5 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 4 (8.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Network Design
7 3 (6.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) Data Encryption
8 2 (4.00%) Demand Management
8 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (14.00%) CCNP
5 6 (12.00%) ISEB
6 5 (10.00%) CISM
6 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (8.00%) CCNA
7 4 (8.00%) CHECK Team Member
7 4 (8.00%) CREST Certified
8 3 (6.00%) PMP
9 2 (4.00%) CCIE
9 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (4.00%) JNCIE
9 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
9 2 (4.00%) SANS
9 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (2.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) Snort
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) ProxySG
5 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco
2 15 (30.00%) Juniper
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (16.00%) Intel Security
6 7 (14.00%) F5
7 6 (12.00%) Sourcefire
8 3 (6.00%) Citrix
9 2 (4.00%) Aruba
9 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.00%) CA
9 2 (4.00%) Nokia
9 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
9 2 (4.00%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.00%) BT
10 1 (2.00%) Ciena
10 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.00%) Splunk
10 1 (2.00%) Veeam
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