The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 11 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.45% - 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.67% - 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £24.13
% change year-on-year -4.76% -12.95%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 15 4 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 15.96% 4.88% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 12
Median daily rate £450 - £230
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 - £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing Firewall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Peterborough

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Peterborough

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Peterborough over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Peterborough

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Peterborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

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

1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Java EE
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) JBoss
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (37.50%) GDPR
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Environment Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Test Environment Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
1 3 (37.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Peregrine
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Temenos