Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 18 November 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.

Firewall
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1 16
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 22.11% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 65.63% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Bedford median daily rate - £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.50% +37.93%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £380 £330 £394
% change year-on-year +15.15% -16.19% +35.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year - -13.51% -

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 Bedford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 16 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 22.22% 33.68% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 8
Bedford median daily rate £236 £330 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.41% -4.00% +14.58%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £187
90th Percentile £500 £388 £503
Bedfordshire median daily rate £389 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +1.97% +1.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedford median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -61.43% +125.81% +40.91%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Bedford

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Bedford

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Bedford