Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 4.36% 1.76% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.19% 30.77% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 5
Peterborough median daily rate £370 - £250
10th Percentile £227 - £225
90th Percentile £394 - £275
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £293 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -19.31% -3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Peterborough median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.50
10th Percentile £13.75 - £22.23
90th Percentile £21.25 - £27.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.63 - £23.50

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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 53 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 14.44% 5.73% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 13
Peterborough median daily rate £293 £262 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.64% +4.80% +9.89%
10th Percentile £153 £189 £130
90th Percentile £425 £355 £470
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +15.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.94% -31.91% +52.85%
10th Percentile £9.80 £16.00 £18.25
90th Percentile £21.25 £16.00 £28.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +44.00%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Peterborough

Firewall
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

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Peterborough

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Peterborough

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

1 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) CA
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) arcserve
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) HP Storage
5 4 (25.00%) Network Management
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (25.00%) Change Control
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Voice Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (25.00%) Network Management
3 4 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) BCP
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Proactive Management
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) arcserve
3 4 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds