Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 May 2018 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 46 32
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14 -2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 33 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 6.86% 2.64% 3.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 16.87% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 10
Derbyshire median daily rate £438 £290 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.86% -10.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £313 £252 £257
90th Percentile £528 £326 £539
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £388 £325
% change year-on-year +12.90% +19.23% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £45.00 £13.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.68% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £19.94 £13.50
% change year-on-year +125.71% +47.69% -15.63%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 99 83 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 20.58% 15.66% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 62
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £320 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.63% +8.92%
10th Percentile £178 £123 £200
90th Percentile £515 £517 £499
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £314 £355
% change year-on-year +11.55% -11.50% +9.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 1
Derbyshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.69% +13.60% -34.21%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.90 £27.73 £13.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.28 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.53% +12.24% -9.38%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Derbyshire

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Derbyshire

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Derbyshire

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Derbyshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +31 32 £438 +56.25% 8
Chesterfield -11 2 - - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (60.61%) Cisco
1 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 13 (39.39%) WAN
3 13 (39.39%) Linux
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
6 9 (27.27%) Finance
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
6 9 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco Firepower
7 8 (24.24%) CCNP
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
7 8 (24.24%) Remedy
7 8 (24.24%) McAfee
7 8 (24.24%) SLA
7 8 (24.24%) Service Management
7 8 (24.24%) Data Security
7 8 (24.24%) Wireless
7 8 (24.24%) F5
7 8 (24.24%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (24.24%) InfiniBand
8 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (21.21%) VPN
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.18%) LAN
9 6 (18.18%) Project Management
9 6 (18.18%) IaaS
10 5 (15.15%) Patch Management

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) IaaS
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) WAN
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco Firepower
2 8 (24.24%) InfiniBand
2 8 (24.24%) Wireless
3 7 (21.21%) VPN
4 6 (18.18%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.06%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) Intranet
7 1 (3.03%) SSL
7 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Network Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Technology Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Technology Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Database Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) VMS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
3 9 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (24.24%) Data Security
4 8 (24.24%) Service Management
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Patch Management
7 3 (9.09%) Operations Management
7 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) ITSM
8 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Network Design
8 2 (6.06%) Runbook
9 1 (3.03%) Cloud Operations
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL V2
9 1 (3.03%) Security Hardening
9 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
9 1 (3.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) CCNP
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.06%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (15.15%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
2 8 (24.24%) F5
2 8 (24.24%) McAfee
2 8 (24.24%) Remedy
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.06%) BT
5 2 (6.06%) Mercator
5 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Juniper
6 1 (3.03%) Lumension
6 1 (3.03%) Mitel
6 1 (3.03%) Splunk
6 1 (3.03%) VMware