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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 16 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 17 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.44% 6.00% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.98% 34.62% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 2
Median daily rate £430 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +39.47%
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
63 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 35.00% 17.33% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 11 9
Median daily rate £400 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 8
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £35.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 25 May 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 25 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) Oracle
4 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (35.29%) vSphere
5 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (35.29%) IPv4
5 12 (35.29%) IPv6
5 12 (35.29%) Information Security
6 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
6 11 (32.35%) Cisco
6 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
6 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
7 9 (26.47%) Citrix
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (26.47%) Email Filtering
7 9 (26.47%) Web Filtering
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (20.59%) Workflow
9 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
11 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
11 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (14.71%) PKI

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 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) IPv4
1 12 (35.29%) IPv6
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (14.71%) VPN
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 4 (11.76%) SSL
4 4 (11.76%) Wireless
5 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
6 2 (5.88%) HTTP
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Security Specialist
2 7 (20.59%) Designer
3 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Information Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Security Operations Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Project Office Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Network Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Regular Expression
2 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.71%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (14.71%) AIX
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Information Security
2 9 (26.47%) Email Filtering
2 9 (26.47%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (26.47%) Web Filtering
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 7 (20.59%) Workflow
5 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
5 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
5 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity Management
5 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
5 5 (14.71%) Database Security
5 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
5 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.76%) Service Design
7 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CISM
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (8.82%) RMADS
3 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) vSphere
2 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
3 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) VMware
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle
3 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) Veritas
6 3 (8.82%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Arqiva
7 1 (2.94%) BT
7 1 (2.94%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.94%) Huawei
7 1 (2.94%) Nokia
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) Sony
7 1 (2.94%) Virgin Media
7 1 (2.94%) ZTE