Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 39 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 +5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 15 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 4.08% 3.27% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.30% 17.48% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 15
Derbyshire median daily rate £300 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £240 £266 £200
90th Percentile £523 £366 £480
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £370 £338
% change year-on-year +2.70% +9.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Derbyshire median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.25% +263.64% -38.89%
10th Percentile £14.75 £40.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.25 £40.00 £11.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% -25.00% +14.29%

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 53 103 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 14.40% 18.73% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 68 58
Derbyshire median daily rate £338 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.05% -12.67% -4.46%
10th Percentile £155 £120 £200
90th Percentile £524 £438 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £366
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.26% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 9
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.85 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.82% +62.74% -34.35%
10th Percentile £10.39 £13.45 £8.69
90th Percentile £16.42 £29.38 £47.35
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.75 £13.93 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.89% -20.40% +23.24%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +5 11 £375 +17.19% 3
Matlock - 2 £263 - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) F5
7 4 (26.67%) SIEM
7 4 (26.67%) Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) VoIP
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (20.00%) BMC
8 3 (20.00%) Site Server
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
8 3 (20.00%) Remedy

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 (20.00%) Site Server
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) VMS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) SIEM
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Runbook
5 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Network Management
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) F5
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) BMC
4 3 (20.00%) Remedy
5 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (13.33%) Veeam
6 1 (6.67%) BT
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Mercator
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec