The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing F5 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 1.49% -
As % of the Vendors category - 3.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
- -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £51.67 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.51% +72.21%
F5
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
256 360 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.97% 48.85% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 179 155
Median daily rate £350 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £165 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £488 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £35.90 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPLS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAAS
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Lync Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) VMware