Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Firewall Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 345 383
Rank change year-on-year -19 +38 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Consultant 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.021% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
South East median daily rate - £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% -21.95%
England median daily rate £375 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -31.82% +37.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,585 14,423 17,061
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.11% 93.74% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,318 8,531 10,060
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 579 746 883
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.30 £10.03
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.98 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.50

Firewall Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Firewall Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Consultant in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall Consultant in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall Consultant in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Hampshire +8 1 - -
Thames Valley -10 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Firewall Consultant
England

Firewall Consultant Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Firewall Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Firewall Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Mercator
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Firewall Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Mercator