The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 75 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing F5 8 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.67% - 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.02% -6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.47 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -
Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
514 381 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.83% 45.68% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 198 257
Average daily rate £350 £288 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 45
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.52 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
F5
South East

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 8 £450 - 3
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) Network Management
4 3 (30.00%) CentOS
4 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) NFS
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) VPN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) e-Health
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Nokia
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) CA
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago