Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Firewall
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 29 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 36 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 7.33% 5.64% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.30% 19.49% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 4
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £463 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -13.95% +7.50%
10th Percentile £302 £259 £463
90th Percentile £525 £577 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £13.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +76.92% -63.64% +49.74%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 169 195 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 34.42% 28.93% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 101 38
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £388 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +24.00% -24.92%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £161
90th Percentile £550 £577 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 12
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.40 £18.04 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.72% -27.84% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £22.82 £27.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year +100.00% -20.79% -15.83%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Basingstoke

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Firewall in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Basingstoke

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Basingstoke

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (36.11%) DV Cleared
3 13 (36.11%) PKI
4 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) LAN
5 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
6 10 (27.78%) OSPF
6 10 (27.78%) VPN
7 9 (25.00%) VoIP
7 9 (25.00%) Network Design
8 8 (22.22%) FortiGate
8 8 (22.22%) WAN
8 8 (22.22%) BGP
8 8 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 8 (22.22%) Forcepoint
8 8 (22.22%) IPsec
9 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
9 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
9 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.67%) MPLS
10 6 (16.67%) Change Management
10 6 (16.67%) Identity Management
10 6 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (16.67%) Information Security
10 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (16.67%) QA
11 5 (13.89%) CISM

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (33.33%) LAN
3 10 (27.78%) OSPF
3 10 (27.78%) VPN
4 9 (25.00%) VoIP
5 8 (22.22%) BGP
5 8 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 8 (22.22%) IPsec
5 8 (22.22%) WAN
6 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.67%) MPLS
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (11.11%) DNS
9 3 (8.33%) DHCP
10 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (5.56%) SMS
10 2 (5.56%) SSH
10 2 (5.56%) VLAN
10 2 (5.56%) Wireless
11 1 (2.78%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Security Assurance Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Security Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Technical Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) PKI
2 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
3 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.78%) CESG
5 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Debian
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Network Design
2 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 6 (16.67%) Information Security
3 6 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
4 5 (13.89%) CRAMM
4 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.11%) Biometrics
5 4 (11.11%) Data Security
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 3 (8.33%) Validation
7 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Network Management
7 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Perl
1 2 (5.56%) PHP
1 2 (5.56%) Python
1 2 (5.56%) Ruby
1 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) DV Cleared
3 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (13.89%) CISM
4 5 (13.89%) CISSP
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.56%) CCNP
6 2 (5.56%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.78%) CCDP
7 1 (2.78%) CCIE
7 1 (2.78%) CCNA
7 1 (2.78%) CLAS
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) RMADS
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) OpenVAS
3 2 (5.56%) systemd
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Forcepoint
3 5 (13.89%) Juniper
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) Brocade
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat