Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 49 23
Rank change year-on-year +26 -26 +6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 26 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 5.95% 2.19% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 15.79% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 18
Derbyshire median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £301 £218 £255
90th Percentile £500 £328 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £375 £376
% change year-on-year -3.33% -0.13% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% +25.00% +11.11%

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 91 76 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 20.82% 13.84% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 49
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +14.75%
10th Percentile £185 £115 £226
90th Percentile £493 £495 £508
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +7.69% -16.18% +16.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +55.62% -77.19%
10th Percentile £11.19 £13.45 £8.69
90th Percentile £47.50 £15.59 £12.08
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +23.24% -2.07% -22.67%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +34 25 £325 +4.00% 3
Chesterfield -12 2 - - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) F5
3 10 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco Firepower
3 10 (38.46%) McAfee
4 9 (34.62%) LAN
5 8 (30.77%) WAN
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
6 7 (26.92%) WSUS
6 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (23.08%) IaaS
8 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 5 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (15.38%) DBS Check
9 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (15.38%) Network Security
9 4 (15.38%) CCNP
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
10 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
10 3 (11.54%) Wireless
10 3 (11.54%) BT
10 3 (11.54%) Site Server

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 3 (11.54%) Site Server
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) IaaS
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Firepower
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) VPN
3 8 (30.77%) WAN
4 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security
6 3 (11.54%) MPLS
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) WAN Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) VMS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Patch Management
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITSM
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design
4 2 (7.69%) Runbook
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V2
5 1 (3.85%) Presales
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Release Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Hardening
5 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (26.92%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) F5
3 10 (38.46%) McAfee
4 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) BT
5 3 (11.54%) Mercator
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) Lumension
7 1 (3.85%) Mitel
7 1 (3.85%) Splunk