Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 18 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
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 14 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 5.36% 1.95% 6.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.18% 12.24% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
Staines median daily rate £500 £619 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.19% +54.69% -11.11%
10th Percentile £258 £607 £325
90th Percentile £525 £636 £476
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £36.25 £20.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +81.25% +9.59% +0.69%

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 Staines with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staines
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 34 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 13.03% 15.96% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 13
Staines median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £228 £293 £329
90th Percentile £525 £613 £558
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £359
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.50% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Staines median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -21.88% -
Surrey median hourly rate £15.24 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -61.90% +153.97% -13.10%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Staines

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Staines

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Staines over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firewall in Staines

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staines region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 10 (71.43%) Network Security
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) HTTP
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Juniper
5 6 (42.86%) CCSE
5 6 (42.86%) CCSA
5 6 (42.86%) Barracuda Networks
5 6 (42.86%) FortiGate
5 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) F5
7 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) CCNP
8 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
8 1 (7.14%) CISSP
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Network Security
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.14%) DMZ
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Check Point Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCSA
1 6 (42.86%) CCSE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (42.86%) Barracuda Networks
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
2 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 4 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) VMware