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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing F5 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.96% - -
As % of the Vendors category 8.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £60.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-47.91% +20.00%
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
47 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 46.53% 49.18% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 25
Median daily rate £421 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £251 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £510 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £16.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +53.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.60 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £41.80 £16.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 13 (100.00%) Nagios
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Perl
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) BCP
4 6 (46.15%) Business Continuity
4 6 (46.15%) BIG-IP
4 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
4 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (46.15%) Business Continuity Planning
4 6 (46.15%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (38.46%) NAS
5 5 (38.46%) iPad
5 5 (38.46%) tcpdump
5 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) Samba
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) IPsec

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 5 (38.46%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) BIG-IP
3 5 (38.46%) FTP
3 5 (38.46%) HTTP
3 5 (38.46%) HTTPS
3 5 (38.46%) IPsec
3 5 (38.46%) LDAP
3 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) tcpdump
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Unix Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 6 (46.15%) BCP
3 6 (46.15%) Business Continuity
3 6 (46.15%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 6 (46.15%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Perl
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Samba
1 5 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Nagios
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) VMware