The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 66 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing F5 20 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.71% 0.92% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.71% 2.12% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.24 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.05% -13.23%
F5
South East

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

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
539 565 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.95% 43.16% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 281 207
Average daily rate £350 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 51
Average hourly rate £14.60 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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
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 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 18 £450 +7.46% 3
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (45.71%) CCNP
4 15 (42.86%) LAN
4 15 (42.86%) WAN
5 14 (40.00%) CCNA
5 14 (40.00%) Wireless
5 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 13 (37.14%) Firewall
6 13 (37.14%) VPN
7 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 9 (25.71%) VMware
9 9 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
10 8 (22.86%) Blue Coat
10 8 (22.86%) HP
11 7 (20.00%) Juniper
11 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
11 7 (20.00%) OSPF
11 7 (20.00%) BGP
11 7 (20.00%) VRRP
11 7 (20.00%) WLAN
11 7 (20.00%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) Sourcefire
11 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 7 (20.00%) HSRP
11 7 (20.00%) Network Management
12 6 (17.14%) Change Control

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) LAN
1 15 (42.86%) WAN
2 14 (40.00%) Wireless
3 13 (37.14%) Firewall
3 13 (37.14%) VPN
4 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (20.00%) HSRP
6 7 (20.00%) VRRP
6 7 (20.00%) WLAN
6 7 (20.00%) OSPF
6 7 (20.00%) BGP
7 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
7 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (14.29%) Network Security
8 5 (14.29%) SSL
8 5 (14.29%) NX-OS
9 4 (11.43%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Network Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Network Support
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) e-Health
2 4 (11.43%) PKI
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) EPoS
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
2 6 (17.14%) CentOS
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (20.00%) Network Management
2 6 (17.14%) Change Control
2 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.14%) Network Design
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
4 4 (11.43%) Service Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) Application Performance Management
5 3 (8.57%) Validation
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNP
3 14 (40.00%) CCNA
3 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
5 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 5 (14.29%) CCDP
7 3 (8.57%) CCIP
7 3 (8.57%) CCIE
8 2 (5.71%) CCSE
9 1 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (2.86%) MCTS
9 1 (2.86%) Degree
9 1 (2.86%) ISEB
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.86%) CCSP
9 1 (2.86%) MCP
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
9 1 (2.86%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) NFS
3 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) Snort
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (11.43%) FortiGate
2 4 (11.43%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (11.43%) OVSD
3 3 (8.57%) WSUS
4 2 (5.71%) SCCM
4 2 (5.71%) SCOM
5 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Blue Coat
3 8 (22.86%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) Juniper
4 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 6 (17.14%) NetApp
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.43%) CA
7 3 (8.57%) NetScout
8 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.71%) IronPort
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix
9 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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