The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 12 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing F5 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.53% 2.78% 4.48%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 6.85% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.00%

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

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 73 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 50.63% 40.56% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 43
Median daily rate £400 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for F5.

1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) BBC
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Server Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) BBC
2 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (50.00%) Virgin Media
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Tumbleweed