The table below looks at the statistics for FirePass skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FirePass over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks FirePass
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FirePass 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £575 £400
% change year-on-year
- +43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FirePass
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
167 210 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.31% 12.03% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 106 50
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £223 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 26
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £24.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

FirePass
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FirePass across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FirePass Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands