Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 49 29
Rank change year-on-year +27 -20 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 27 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 7.22% 1.90% 4.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.99% 12.35% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 17
Derbyshire median daily rate £319 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -3.08% -8.45%
10th Percentile £263 £248 £217
90th Percentile £488 £334 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £15.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -48.33% +50.00% +33.33%

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 73 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 19.52% 15.43% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 57 53
Derbyshire median daily rate £340 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -14.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £103 £106 £213
90th Percentile £506 £409 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £329 £378
% change year-on-year +6.46% -12.97% +8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.20 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.97% +55.62% -49.31%
10th Percentile £10.63 £13.31 £8.69
90th Percentile £17.50 £15.72 £9.56
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £13.86 £15.13
% change year-on-year +10.03% -8.36% +4.31%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +26 24 £325 +2.36% 3
Matlock - 2 £263 - 1
Chesterfield -11 1 - -
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (77.78%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) F5
3 11 (40.74%) McAfee ePO
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco Firepower
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) VPN
3 11 (40.74%) McAfee
4 10 (37.04%) LAN
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (29.63%) IaaS
6 7 (25.93%) WSUS
6 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (25.93%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) WAN
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
7 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (14.81%) ITSM
8 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (14.81%) VMS
8 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
8 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
8 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
8 4 (14.81%) Operations 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 3 (11.11%) Site Server
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) IaaS
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Firepower
1 11 (40.74%) VPN
2 10 (37.04%) LAN
3 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.93%) WAN
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 2 (7.41%) DHCP
7 2 (7.41%) DNS
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.70%) Internet
8 1 (3.70%) Intranet
8 1 (3.70%) VoIP
8 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (14.81%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) WAN Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) VMS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) ITSM
3 4 (14.81%) Operations Management
3 4 (14.81%) Runbook
4 3 (11.11%) Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
4 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Operations
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Release Management
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (14.81%) DBS Check
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (25.93%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) F5
3 11 (40.74%) McAfee
4 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
8 3 (11.11%) BT
8 3 (11.11%) Mercator
8 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
9 2 (7.41%) Veeam
10 1 (3.70%) BMC
10 1 (3.70%) Juniper
10 1 (3.70%) Lumension
10 1 (3.70%) Mitel
10 1 (3.70%) Remedy
10 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
10 1 (3.70%) Symantec