Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for FWSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FWSM 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.

Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 171 177
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.055% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.42% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - £425
Yorkshire median daily rate - £300 £425
% change year-on-year - -29.41% +28.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

FWSM 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 393 476 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.10% 13.11% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 283 351
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £200 £215 £250
90th Percentile £543 £552 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year - +13.31% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 40
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -2.51%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £22.18 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -15.07%

FWSM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing FWSM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for FWSM in West Yorkshire

FWSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FWSM in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for FWSM in West Yorkshire

FWSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FWSM in West Yorkshire