The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 30 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 15 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing F5 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 6.76% - 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 15.63% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £446 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £31.24
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +28.06%
F5
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Vendors Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 43.24% 43.68% 48.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 25
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.50 £39.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +254.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing F5 across the Bournemouth region.

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for F5.

1 12 (92.31%) Unix
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 11 (84.62%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Nagios
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Perl
3 7 (53.85%) BCP
3 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (53.85%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
3 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (46.15%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (46.15%) IPsec
4 6 (46.15%) Samba
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 6 (46.15%) Network Security
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) NAS
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) MQSeries
4 6 (46.15%) LDAP
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) FTP
4 6 (46.15%) HTTP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) FTP
2 6 (46.15%) HTTP
2 6 (46.15%) HTTPS
2 6 (46.15%) IPsec
2 6 (46.15%) LDAP
2 6 (46.15%) NAS
2 6 (46.15%) Network Security
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
3 5 (38.46%) tcpdump
3 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
4 1 (7.69%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) BCP
2 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
2 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (53.85%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Management
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.69%) Content Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Perl
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Samba
1 6 (46.15%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 11 (84.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel