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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing Firewall 38 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.88% 3.53% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.95% 24.74% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 10
Median daily rate £375 £330 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £390 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
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
141 97 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.83% 14.26% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 45 77
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £493 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 6
Median hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -62.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 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
Swindon +16 18 £363 +11.53% 6
Salisbury - 11 £375 -
Chippenham -4 3 £250 -28.57% 1
Corsham -1 2 - -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 52 (72.22%) Cisco
2 36 (50.00%) WAN
3 33 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (40.28%) CCNP
5 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 27 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
8 23 (31.94%) LAN
9 20 (27.78%) Windows
10 17 (23.61%) Juniper
10 17 (23.61%) CheckPoint
10 17 (23.61%) VPN
11 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 16 (22.22%) BGP
11 16 (22.22%) VMware
12 13 (18.06%) ITIL
12 13 (18.06%) Linux
13 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 12 (16.67%) MPLS
13 12 (16.67%) OSPF
13 12 (16.67%) Wireless
13 12 (16.67%) SIEM
13 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
14 11 (15.28%) IPsec
14 11 (15.28%) JNCIS
14 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (15.28%) VoIP
14 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
15 10 (13.89%) Degree
16 9 (12.50%) Network Security

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 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.00%) WAN
2 27 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (31.94%) LAN
4 17 (23.61%) VPN
5 16 (22.22%) BGP
6 12 (16.67%) MPLS
6 12 (16.67%) OSPF
6 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (16.67%) Wireless
7 11 (15.28%) IPsec
7 11 (15.28%) VoIP
8 9 (12.50%) Network Security
9 5 (6.94%) IP Telephony
10 4 (5.56%) DNS
10 4 (5.56%) Internet
10 4 (5.56%) PuTTY
10 4 (5.56%) SSH
10 4 (5.56%) Telnet
11 3 (4.17%) DHCP
11 3 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Billing
2 3 (4.17%) Military
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Designer
3 12 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Network Designer
3 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) Network Field Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Server Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Server Support
7 5 (6.94%) Server Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Security Designer
9 3 (4.17%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) J2EE
1 2 (2.78%) OCX
2 1 (1.39%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.17%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) CCTV
4 2 (2.78%) Clustering
4 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 13 (18.06%) Linux
3 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) SIEM
3 6 (8.33%) Migration
3 6 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (6.94%) Information Security
4 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Control
6 3 (4.17%) Coaching
6 3 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.17%) Line Management
6 3 (4.17%) OWASP
6 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.17%) Security Architecture
6 3 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (40.28%) CCNP
3 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
5 11 (15.28%) JNCIS
6 10 (13.89%) Degree
7 8 (11.11%) DV Cleared
8 6 (8.33%) CCNA
9 4 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (5.56%) SANS
10 3 (4.17%) CISSP
10 3 (4.17%) CREST Certified
10 3 (4.17%) GWAPT
10 3 (4.17%) HND
10 3 (4.17%) OSCE
10 3 (4.17%) OSCP
11 2 (2.78%) CCIE
11 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.39%) CCSA
12 1 (1.39%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Firmware
4 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.39%) Hyperic
1 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (72.22%) Cisco
2 17 (23.61%) CheckPoint
2 17 (23.61%) Juniper
3 16 (22.22%) VMware
4 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.50%) BT
7 7 (9.72%) Intel Security
8 5 (6.94%) Palo Alto
9 4 (5.56%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.56%) F5
10 2 (2.78%) Dell
10 2 (2.78%) Intel
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.78%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.39%) IBM
11 1 (1.39%) Lotus
11 1 (1.39%) NetApp
11 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
Wiltshire
Computer People
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Pertemps ERP
Rate: Up to £250 per day all inclusive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
TDA Group
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago