Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 19 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
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 1.64% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 16.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Bolton median daily rate - £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.67% -
Manchester median daily rate £378 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -11.18% +21.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £19.62 £22.50
% change year-on-year +42.75% -12.82% +7.14%

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 Bolton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bolton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 5.41% 9.84% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Bolton median daily rate £115 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.67% +11.67% -
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
% change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Bolton

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Bolton