The table below looks at the statistics for FirePass skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FirePass over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks FirePass
Rank - 131 144
Contract jobs citing FirePass 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.036% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.20% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £575 £400
% change year-on-year
- +43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
373 509 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.72% 18.45% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 258 179
Median daily rate £400 £326 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% +0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 59 32
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

FirePass
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing FirePass as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FirePass Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England