Period
to 24 November 2017

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

F5 Networks FirePass
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 854 862
Contract jobs citing FirePass 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.007% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
England median daily rate - £455 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +73.33% -
UK median daily rate - £455 £263
% change year-on-year - +73.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

FirePass 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13087 15019 14657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.80% 15.40% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8031 9134 8599
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £188 £221 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 763 950
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.33 £47.50 £47.15
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.45% +4.68%

FirePass
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FirePass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FirePass in England

FirePass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FirePass in England