The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe - 7.89% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 37.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £245 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £24.13
% change year-on-year -4.76% -12.95%  

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 20.83% 21.05% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £100 £240 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.33% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in High Wycombe

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in High Wycombe

Firewall
Top 21 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco