The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 29 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.

Firewall
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Firewall 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 7.84% 3.05% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.10% 26.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Median daily rate £349 £442 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.88 £20.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.85% -26.36%  

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 Crawley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 23 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 20.59% 11.68% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 15
Median daily rate £394 £442 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +41.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 Crawley

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Crawley

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) Network Design
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
4 4 (26.67%) VLAN
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) ADSL
5 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) MPLS
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) ADSL
4 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) IPv4
6 1 (6.67%) IPv6
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) BBC
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) VyOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VB6
2 1 (6.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCDP
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PMP
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
5 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (13.33%) Virgin Media
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Tumbleweed
Crawley, West Sussex
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