The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 17 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 13 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.35% 8.44% 7.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.14% 27.08% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 4
Median daily rate £388 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +23.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +7.62%
Firewall
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 25.18% 31.17% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 15
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £10.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +299.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (38.71%) IPv6
6 11 (35.48%) Oracle
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco
7 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
7 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (29.03%) Information Security
8 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
8 8 (25.81%) SSL
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) IPv4
8 8 (25.81%) vSphere
8 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (25.81%) Email Filtering
8 8 (25.81%) Web Filtering
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
10 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Java
11 5 (16.13%) Perl
11 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
11 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) IPv6
2 8 (25.81%) IPv4
2 8 (25.81%) SSL
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 4 (12.90%) Internet
4 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (12.90%) NetScaler
4 4 (12.90%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (12.90%) SNMP
4 4 (12.90%) Wireless
5 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) HTTP
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Designer
1 5 (16.13%) Security Specialist
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (12.90%) Security Operations Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Support
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Project Office Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Security Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (12.90%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (12.90%) Regular Expression
3 2 (6.45%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) LAMP
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) Smart Meter
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.90%) PKI
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.45%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 3 (9.68%) AIX
5 2 (6.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Information Security
2 8 (25.81%) Email Filtering
2 8 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (25.81%) Web Filtering
3 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (12.90%) Database Security
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) Patch Management
4 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) Workflow
5 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Perl
3 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) CISM
4 2 (6.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (9.68%) RMADS
3 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
4 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
1 8 (25.81%) vSphere
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
3 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 6 (19.35%) Citrix
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.68%) F5
8 2 (6.45%) Veritas
9 1 (3.23%) Juniper