Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 15 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 5.00% 5.44% 5.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.79% 28.92% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 28
North Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% -12.61%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £236
90th Percentile £738 £925 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +3.75% +23.08% -12.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £17.22 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.76% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.35 £13.25
% change year-on-year +56.85% +8.26% -

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 56 83 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 18.67% 18.82% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 82
North Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £334 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.61% +2.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £121 £154 £153
90th Percentile £488 £450 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +5.00% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 8
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £21.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.02% +63.46% +6.47%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.04 £9.70
90th Percentile £35.05 £42.25 £38.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.61 £17.50
% change year-on-year +15.01% -27.96% +31.09%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 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
York +13 4 £244 -72.92% 1
Selby - 2 £725 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (33.33%) 802.1X
5 5 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (26.67%) LogRhythm
6 4 (26.67%) GFI Software
6 4 (26.67%) Rapid7
6 4 (26.67%) TippingPoint
6 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
6 4 (26.67%) FireEye
6 4 (26.67%) Nexpose
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
6 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
6 4 (26.67%) Finance

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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) SSL
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) ISDN
5 3 (20.00%) PSTN
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nexpose
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco CME
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (6.67%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) F5
3 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
3 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) FireEye
3 4 (26.67%) GFI Software
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) LogRhythm
3 4 (26.67%) McAfee
3 4 (26.67%) Rapid7
3 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
3 4 (26.67%) TippingPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 3 (20.00%) Red Box
4 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
North Yorkshire
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