Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 26 31
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 -14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 20 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 7.22% 5.48% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 40.82% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 0
Staines median daily rate £538 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
Surrey median daily rate £450 £473 £394
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £43.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +159.70% -20.24%

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 30 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 10.83% 13.42% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 17
Staines median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £145 £225 £274
90th Percentile £589 £525 £575
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Staines median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.00% -72.22%
Surrey median hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.84% -43.64% -21.43%

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staines region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 17 (85.00%) Network Security
1 17 (85.00%) F5
2 16 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 16 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 16 (80.00%) Check Point Certification
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper
2 16 (80.00%) CA
2 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (80.00%) CCSA
2 16 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 16 (80.00%) CCSE
2 16 (80.00%) Palo Alto
3 13 (65.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (10.00%) PKI
4 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) CISSP
4 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios

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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Network Security
2 16 (80.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (65.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CCSA
1 16 (80.00%) CCSE
1 16 (80.00%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) F5
2 16 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 16 (80.00%) CA
2 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper
2 16 (80.00%) Palo Alto