Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 203 218
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.074% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.49% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Yorkshire median daily rate - £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.41% +28.79%
England median daily rate £385 £413 £335
% change year-on-year -6.67% +23.13% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 654 821 895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.80% 15.14% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 491 554
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +8.79%
10th Percentile £168 £231 £208
90th Percentile £550 £550 £526
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -15.76%
10th Percentile £11.14 £11.05 £9.63
90th Percentile £33.80 £46.75 £44.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%

FWSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for FWSM in Yorkshire

FWSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FWSM in Yorkshire

FWSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FWSM in Yorkshire