Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 February 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 43 39
Rank change year-on-year -27 -4 -7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.97% 1.05% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 8.11% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Canary Wharf median daily rate £413 £450 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +30.91% -23.61%
10th Percentile £365 £425 £313
90th Percentile £447 £485 £382
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £413 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -8.33% +24.14% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.52% 12.89% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 22
Canary Wharf median daily rate £513 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £263 £160
90th Percentile £750 £550 £555
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £513 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) XMPP
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) BDD
1 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec