Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 20 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 30 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 +24
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.02% 3.71% 8.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.21% 18.06% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 24
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +4.09% +103.79%
10th Percentile £298 £225 £200
90th Percentile £545 £500 £625
East of England median daily rate £360 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +4.35% -8.00% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Norfolk median hourly rate - £27.60 £137.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -79.93% +290.07%
East of England median hourly rate £17.15 £29.56 £23.50
% change year-on-year -41.96% +25.77% -14.55%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 53 72 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 15.32% 20.57% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 54 64
Norfolk median daily rate £375 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.97% -1.59%
10th Percentile £152 £157 £182
90th Percentile £539 £510 £518
East of England median daily rate £365 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +1.39% -4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Norfolk median hourly rate £12.35 £13.50 £137.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.52% -90.18% +532.18%
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% +22.45%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Norfolk

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Norfolk

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Norfolk over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Norfolk

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Norfolk

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 20 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
Norwich -5 5 £400 -17.95% 4
King's Lynn - 1 £275 -
Firewall
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) CRISC
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (28.57%) Nexpose
3 2 (28.57%) CyberArk
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (28.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (28.57%) Imperva
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) CCSP

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Advisor
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (28.57%) CCSP
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CRISC
3 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) CyberArk
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Imperva
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto