The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 27 June 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 38
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.68% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.06% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year - +45.05%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12 33 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 4.36% 11.30% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 26
Median daily rate £354 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.24% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £198 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in East Sussex

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Unix

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
Brighton, East Sussex
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