Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 23 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 10 39
Rank change year-on-year -16 +29 -20
Contract jobs citing Firewall 13 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.68% 9.09% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.66% 47.06% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 4
North Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £425 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% +16.84% -9.18%
10th Percentile £266 £311 £326
90th Percentile £488 £453 £399
Yorkshire median daily rate £443 £406 £375
% change year-on-year +8.92% +8.33% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.39% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.56% +13.89% -10.00%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 83 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 23.51% 19.32% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 30
North Yorkshire median daily rate £331 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.92% +2.36% -18.06%
10th Percentile £120 £165 £155
90th Percentile £488 £450 £412
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.59% +25.93% +5.47%
10th Percentile £12.05 £12.10 £11.80
90th Percentile £18.25 £30.55 £24.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £16.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year -12.54% +26.42% -20.90%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
York -6 4 £288 -11.54% 9
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
2 7 (53.85%) McAfee
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
4 5 (38.46%) FireEye
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (38.46%) Nexpose
4 5 (38.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 5 (38.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
4 5 (38.46%) Rapid7
4 5 (38.46%) LogRhythm
4 5 (38.46%) GFI Software
4 5 (38.46%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 5 (38.46%) Sourcefire
4 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
4 5 (38.46%) TippingPoint
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Symantec
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 5 (38.46%) Unix

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.69%) IPsec
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) SMS
6 1 (7.69%) SNMP
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Information Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (38.46%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (38.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (38.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nexpose
2 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.69%) Nessus
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
2 7 (53.85%) McAfee
3 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
3 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
3 5 (38.46%) F5
3 5 (38.46%) FireEye
3 5 (38.46%) GFI Software
3 5 (38.46%) LogRhythm
3 5 (38.46%) Rapid7
3 5 (38.46%) Sourcefire
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) TippingPoint
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Intel
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet