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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 8 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 13 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 12.15% 6.45% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.23% 27.78% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Median daily rate £438 £425 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +112.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £366
% change year-on-year
- +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.09%
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
43 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 40.19% 23.23% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 4
Median daily rate £425 £388 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +44.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £338 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £12.75 £40.00 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.12% +360.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 9 (45.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (45.00%) PKI
1 9 (45.00%) Database Security
1 9 (45.00%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (45.00%) Email Filtering
1 9 (45.00%) Web Filtering
2 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (20.00%) Puppet
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Patch Management

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 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (10.00%) SoftLayer
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (20.00%) IPv6
2 4 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (20.00%) SNMP
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Security Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Security Operations Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.00%) CGI
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (45.00%) PKI
2 5 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Database Security
1 9 (45.00%) Email Filtering
1 9 (45.00%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (45.00%) Web Filtering
2 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CCSP
4 1 (5.00%) CEH
4 1 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSD
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Avaya
5 2 (10.00%) Comptel
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) NetCracker
6 1 (5.00%) Arqiva
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) SAP