The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 43 49 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +31
Contract jobs citing Firewall 124 113 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.49% 3.84% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.39% 27.36% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 73 21
Median daily rate £415 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £420 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +18.42%
Firewall
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
408 413 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.78% 14.04% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 250 155
Median daily rate £415 £300 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -20.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +88.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £7.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £157.50 £24.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
West Yorkshire +17 89 £410 +17.14% 26
South Yorkshire +5 25 £418 +45.21% 5
North Yorkshire +1 9 £400 +23.07% 3
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 120 (52.63%) Cisco
2 66 (28.95%) Windows
3 60 (26.32%) F5
4 58 (25.44%) Network Security
5 56 (24.56%) Load Balancing
6 53 (23.25%) Linux
7 50 (21.93%) CheckPoint
8 48 (21.05%) Internet
8 48 (21.05%) VMware
9 45 (19.74%) LAN
10 44 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
11 41 (17.98%) WAN
12 40 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (17.11%) CCNP
14 37 (16.23%) Microsoft
15 34 (14.91%) VPN
15 34 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (14.47%) Data Centre
16 33 (14.47%) Unix
17 32 (14.04%) Palo Alto
18 31 (13.60%) DNS
18 31 (13.60%) Finance
19 29 (12.72%) Windows Server
20 27 (11.84%) Cisco Nexus
20 27 (11.84%) SSL
21 26 (11.40%) CCNA
22 23 (10.09%) Juniper
23 22 (9.65%) TCP/IP
24 21 (9.21%) HTTP
24 21 (9.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 13 (5.70%) IIS
2 8 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.19%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.75%) Apache
5 4 (1.75%) CloudStack
5 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.75%) JBoss
6 3 (1.32%) nginx
7 2 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.88%) Confluence
7 2 (0.88%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.95%) Office 365
2 6 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (25.44%) Network Security
2 48 (21.05%) Internet
3 45 (19.74%) LAN
4 41 (17.98%) WAN
5 40 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (14.91%) VPN
7 31 (13.60%) DNS
8 27 (11.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 27 (11.84%) SSL
9 22 (9.65%) TCP/IP
10 21 (9.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 21 (9.21%) HTTP
11 19 (8.33%) BGP
12 18 (7.89%) DMZ
13 16 (7.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 16 (7.02%) OSPF
14 13 (5.70%) Reverse Proxy
15 12 (5.26%) MPLS
16 11 (4.82%) BIG-IP
16 11 (4.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.07%) MySQL
2 7 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.32%) Redis
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.88%) Informix
4 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.44%) DB2
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.51%) Metasploit
4 6 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (2.63%) Subversion
5 3 (1.32%) JIRA
6 2 (0.88%) Gitweb
6 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.44%) Hudson
7 1 (0.44%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (13.60%) Finance
2 9 (3.95%) Law
3 8 (3.51%) Games
4 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.19%) Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (24.12%) Network Engineer
2 22 (9.65%) Security Engineer
3 21 (9.21%) Architect
3 21 (9.21%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (8.77%) Administrator
5 19 (8.33%) Analyst
6 16 (7.02%) Consultant
6 16 (7.02%) Security Analyst
7 15 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (6.14%) Cisco Engineer
9 13 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (4.82%) Security Consultant
11 10 (4.39%) Firewall Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Technical Specialist
12 8 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
12 8 (3.51%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (3.51%) Middleware
3 7 (3.07%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (2.63%) Servlets
5 4 (1.75%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.88%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.88%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.88%) Node.js
7 1 (0.44%) .NET
7 1 (0.44%) HTML
7 1 (0.44%) LAMP
7 1 (0.44%) Web Services
7 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.51%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.07%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.07%) Cryptography
6 6 (2.63%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.19%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.32%) Clustering
9 3 (1.32%) Replication
10 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.88%) SCADA
10 2 (0.88%) VLE
11 1 (0.44%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (28.95%) Windows
2 53 (23.25%) Linux
3 33 (14.47%) Unix
4 29 (12.72%) Windows Server
5 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.63%) AIX
7 6 (2.63%) HPUX
7 6 (2.63%) SUSE
8 4 (1.75%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.88%) CentOS
10 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.44%) Solaris
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.56%) Load Balancing
2 19 (8.33%) DevOps
2 19 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (7.89%) SIEM
4 14 (6.14%) High Availability
4 14 (6.14%) ITIL
5 13 (5.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (5.70%) Migration
6 12 (5.26%) Information Security
6 12 (5.26%) Server Building
7 11 (4.82%) Use Case
8 10 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (3.95%) Information Assurance
9 9 (3.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (3.51%) Anomaly Detection
10 8 (3.51%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.07%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.46%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.39%) Java
3 8 (3.51%) SQL
4 5 (2.19%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.19%) Perl
4 5 (2.19%) PHP
5 3 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.44%) C
6 1 (0.44%) Lisp
6 1 (0.44%) Python
6 1 (0.44%) Ruby
6 1 (0.44%) VB
6 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (17.11%) CCNP
3 26 (11.40%) CCNA
4 19 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.82%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.95%) JNCIS
7 8 (3.51%) CCDA
7 8 (3.51%) CCSA
8 7 (3.07%) CCIE
9 6 (2.63%) CCDP
10 5 (2.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (2.19%) CISSP
10 5 (2.19%) GSEC
11 4 (1.75%) CCSE
11 4 (1.75%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (1.75%) GCIH
11 4 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.32%) CISA
13 2 (0.88%) CISM
13 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.07%) Firmware
3 7 (3.07%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.07%) vSphere
4 6 (2.63%) KVM
4 6 (2.63%) Xen
5 5 (2.19%) vCloud
5 5 (2.19%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.75%) Docker
6 4 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.75%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.88%) NFS
7 2 (0.88%) Squid
7 2 (0.88%) XenApp
8 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (3.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (3.51%) Nessus
2 8 (3.51%) Puppet
3 7 (3.07%) Ansible
3 7 (3.07%) Nmap
4 4 (1.75%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.32%) Graphite
5 3 (1.32%) Nagios
5 3 (1.32%) Nexpose
5 3 (1.32%) SCCM
5 3 (1.32%) SCOM
6 2 (0.88%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.88%) Grafana
6 2 (0.88%) Graylog
6 2 (0.88%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.88%) Icinga
6 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.88%) StatsD
6 2 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 120 (52.63%) Cisco
2 60 (26.32%) F5
3 50 (21.93%) CheckPoint
4 48 (21.05%) VMware
5 37 (16.23%) Microsoft
6 32 (14.04%) Palo Alto
7 23 (10.09%) Juniper
8 18 (7.89%) Fortinet
9 15 (6.58%) Citrix
9 15 (6.58%) Intel Security
10 14 (6.14%) Red Hat
11 12 (5.26%) Oracle
11 12 (5.26%) Sourcefire
12 9 (3.95%) HP
13 8 (3.51%) IBM
14 7 (3.07%) EMC
14 7 (3.07%) Splunk
15 6 (2.63%) Blue Coat
16 4 (1.75%) Cramer
16 4 (1.75%) TippingPoint
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