Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 +7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 6.52% 5.97% 7.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 28.57% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
High Wycombe median daily rate £488 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +15.15% +17.86%
10th Percentile £325 £423 £376
90th Percentile £556 £488 £459
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £419 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.94% +12.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £16.68

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 16 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 17.39% 20.90% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 13
High Wycombe median daily rate £375 £408 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.14% -14.95% +37.14%
10th Percentile £100 £233 £378
90th Percentile £563 £488 £521
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
High Wycombe median hourly rate £29.00 - £28.00
10th Percentile £27.00 - £13.95
90th Percentile £31.00 - £41.65
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +33.33%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in High Wycombe

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
1 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 4 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSE
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) Yammer
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One

Firewall
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
2 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCSA
1 2 (33.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) SAP