Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 January 2019 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 46 27
Rank change year-on-year -34 -19 +33
Contract jobs citing Firewall 29 47 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.85% 4.09% 5.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.95% 30.92% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 35
Glasgow median daily rate £319 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.62% +21.88% +5.26%
10th Percentile £184 £300 £239
90th Percentile £546 £600 £455
Scotland median daily rate £419 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% -7.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £36.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year -57.24% -13.69% +5.00%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 153 152 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.77% 13.24% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 87 99
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £131 £135 £179
90th Percentile £500 £550 £451
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -3.29% +22.19%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -10.26% -8.24% +25.00%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Glasgow

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Glasgow

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Glasgow

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (48.28%) DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 11 (37.93%) Ansible
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Web Application Development
5 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) DNS
6 7 (24.14%) Analytics
7 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.69%) Python
7 6 (20.69%) LDAP
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) VMware
8 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) Skype
9 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.79%) Electronic Patient Records
9 4 (13.79%) Office 365
9 4 (13.79%) Health Informatics
9 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
9 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (13.79%) Kerberos
9 4 (13.79%) SQL
9 4 (13.79%) LIMS

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) OneDrive
3 2 (6.90%) npm
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) Skype
3 4 (13.79%) Kerberos
4 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (3.45%) DHCP
6 1 (3.45%) DKIM
6 1 (3.45%) DMARC
6 1 (3.45%) HTTP
6 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.45%) ISDN
6 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (3.45%) SMTP
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) HBase
3 1 (3.45%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.45%) QlikView
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) GitLab
2 2 (6.90%) GoCD
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (6.90%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (6.90%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) OAuth
4 1 (3.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
1 4 (13.79%) e-Health
1 4 (13.79%) LIMS
1 4 (13.79%) PACS
2 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (27.59%) Web Application Development
5 7 (24.14%) Analytics
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Health Informatics
7 4 (13.79%) Informatics
7 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) SIEM
9 2 (6.90%) ERP
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL
9 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.90%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) HL7
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.45%) HDFS
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.45%) Postfix
3 1 (3.45%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Ansible
2 3 (10.34%) DatAdvantage
2 3 (10.34%) Terraform
3 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Packer
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) Ambari
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.45%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (3.45%) MOM
4 1 (3.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) Oozie
4 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 3 (10.34%) Varonis
4 2 (6.90%) Lets Encrypt
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.45%) Proofpoint
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Sophos
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Tableau