The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire 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 - 55 -
Contract jobs citing F5 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
356 306 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.38% 51.00% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 126 172
Average daily rate £375 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 39 47
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
F5
East of England

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Cambridgeshire 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
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Vacancies
Cambridge - - - -
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Tridion
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Documentum

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Documentum
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle