Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 22 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 69 35
Rank change year-on-year +25 -34 +7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 22 8 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.89% 0.82% 4.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.67% 8.70% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 9
Nottingham median daily rate £413 £500 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +43.89% +28.70%
10th Percentile £310 £320 £261
90th Percentile £538 £661 £400
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £500 £319
% change year-on-year -17.50% +56.86% +53.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Nottingham median hourly rate £19.88 - £19.00
10th Percentile £18.79 - £14.10
90th Percentile £20.96 - £43.90
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 60 92 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 7.88% 9.39% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 63 51
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +57.14% -
10th Percentile £210 £292 £256
90th Percentile £500 £650 £528
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £369 £535 £347
% change year-on-year -31.07% +53.97% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.63 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.83% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.38 £13.10 £11.38
90th Percentile £18.80 £16.00 £34.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% -11.76% +30.77%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Nottingham

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Nottingham

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Nottingham over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Nottingham

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 7 (31.82%) CCNA
4 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 6 (27.27%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) IIS
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 6 (27.27%) Juniper
4 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (22.73%) J2EE
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) JBoss
5 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 4 (18.18%) Meraki
6 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) NGN
4 2 (9.09%) SMS
4 2 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (9.09%) VXLAN
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) WAP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
1 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) Service Design
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Fault Management
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
4 3 (13.64%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CCSA
5 1 (4.55%) CCSE
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.55%) vCloud
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 4 (18.18%) Meraki
5 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) Nokia
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (4.55%) StorageTek
7 1 (4.55%) Sun