The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Somerset / Bath
Rank 13 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 5.75% - 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £225 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.63 £24.13
% change year-on-year -3.03% -14.50%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 2 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 20.69% 2.74% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
Median daily rate £213 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.33% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £355 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing Firewall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Bath

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Bath

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Bath over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Bath

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Bath

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) VMware