Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 47 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.92% 2.09% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.82% 26.83% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
East Sussex median daily rate £383 £263 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.71% -15.32% +24.00%
10th Percentile £243 £213 £269
90th Percentile £434 £356 £339
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £9.50
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +15.38% +49.43% +14.47%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 39 41 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.18% 7.79% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 54
East Sussex median daily rate £355 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -9.09% +20.00%
10th Percentile £123 £122 £243
90th Percentile £605 £615 £380
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - £21.50 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +120.51% -48.41%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
% change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Brighton +5 5 £383 +27.50% 1
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (20.00%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Zerto