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 3 months to 28 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.

Firewall
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 6 19
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines - 19.75% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 53.33% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £550 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.44 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -7.44% -23.63%  

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 Staines with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 10 30 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 7.69% 37.04% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Median daily rate £575 £600 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines 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 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 28 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 Staines region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco