Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 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 20 April 2019 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
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool - 1.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 21.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Blackpool median daily rate - £625 -
Lancashire median daily rate £288 £625 £250
% change year-on-year -54.00% +150.00% -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire median hourly rate - £22.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +104.55% -8.33%

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 Blackpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Blackpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 7.87% 6.14% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 1
Blackpool median daily rate £500 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £424 £273 £475
90th Percentile £600 £638 £525
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £510 £450
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - £11.50 -
Lancashire median hourly rate £25.50 £11.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year +121.74% -65.93% -3.57%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Blackpool

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Blackpool