Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 21 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
Hillingdon > Uxbridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 17 28
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 3.08% 5.31% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 40.00% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Uxbridge median daily rate £400 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% - -
Hillingdon median daily rate £375 £488 -
% change year-on-year -23.08% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Uxbridge median hourly rate - - -
Hillingdon median hourly rate - - -

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Uxbridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 23 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 17.69% 13.27% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 17
Uxbridge median daily rate £350 £475 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +100.00% -34.48%
10th Percentile £152 £178 £136
90th Percentile £414 £579 £398
Hillingdon median daily rate £350 £475 £288
% change year-on-year -26.32% +65.22% -42.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Uxbridge median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.00% -0.99% -32.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £22.50 £18.88
90th Percentile £11.50 £27.50 £32.23
Hillingdon median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year -56.00% -0.99% -32.67%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Uxbridge

Firewall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firewall in Uxbridge

Firewall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firewall in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 21 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Gemalto
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds