The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 13 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 18 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.33% 9.46% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.47% 32.56% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 2
Average daily rate £443 £413 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £375 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +57.89%
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
68 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 35.23% 29.05% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 6
Average daily rate £375 £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 6
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Information Security
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (28.57%) Email Filtering
4 8 (28.57%) Web Filtering
5 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (25.00%) vSphere
5 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 7 (25.00%) IPv4
5 7 (25.00%) IPv6
5 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
6 6 (21.43%) Workflow
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
7 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
7 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
7 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (17.86%) Office 365
7 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (17.86%) Veritas
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) IPv4
1 7 (25.00%) IPv6
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) Internet
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 6 (21.43%) Designer
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Information Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Office 365 Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Project Office Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.86%) AIX
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Information Security
2 8 (28.57%) Email Filtering
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (28.57%) Web Filtering
3 6 (21.43%) Workflow
4 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
4 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
4 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity Management
4 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
4 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.29%) Database Security
5 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.71%) Information Assurance
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security Management
6 3 (10.71%) ISMS
6 3 (10.71%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) CISM
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (10.71%) RMADS
3 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) vSphere
2 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) Veritas
7 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Arqiva
7 1 (3.57%) BT
7 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
7 1 (3.57%) Huawei
7 1 (3.57%) Nokia
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) Sony
7 1 (3.57%) Virgin Media
7 1 (3.57%) ZTE
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