The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 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 28 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
London / Hammersmith
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 11.63% - 6.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £438
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 £32.25 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.52% +45.55%  

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 Hammersmith with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hammersmith
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 3 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 41.86% 9.68% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 9 33
Median daily rate £300 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.85% +31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £356 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Hammersmith

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Hammersmith

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) PPP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) IGMP
4 2 (40.00%) VPLS
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) IGMP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) PPP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Support
1 3 (60.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto