The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 25 July 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 East of England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 129 107 128
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Contract jobs citing F5 17 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.59% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.26% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
Average daily rate
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£394 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £390 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £415 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +18.60%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1390 1114 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.81% 46.61% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 495 660
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 124 139
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.66 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -17.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
F5
England

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

F5
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the East of England region.

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

F5
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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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
Hertfordshire - 8 £475 - 1
Essex -6 3 £388 -6.06% 1
Bedfordshire -20 3 £400 +33.33% 2
Suffolk - - - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (58.33%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (47.22%) Network Security
4 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (36.11%) Firewall
5 13 (36.11%) CCNP
6 12 (33.33%) Linux
7 11 (30.56%) DNS
7 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
8 9 (25.00%) DHCP
8 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (22.22%) Juniper
9 8 (22.22%) VMware
9 8 (22.22%) Finance
9 8 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (19.44%) Infoblox
10 7 (19.44%) CCSE
10 7 (19.44%) BIG-IP
10 7 (19.44%) OSPF
10 7 (19.44%) BGP
11 6 (16.67%) Citrix
11 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 6 (16.67%) CCDP
11 6 (16.67%) Network Design
11 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
11 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
11 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) Network Security
2 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (36.11%) Firewall
4 11 (30.56%) DNS
5 9 (25.00%) DHCP
6 8 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (19.44%) BIG-IP
7 7 (19.44%) OSPF
7 7 (19.44%) BGP
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (13.89%) DMVPN
9 5 (13.89%) SAN
9 5 (13.89%) NetScreen
9 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
9 5 (13.89%) VPN
10 4 (11.11%) SSL
10 4 (11.11%) LAN
10 4 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Ant
1 3 (8.33%) Maven
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
1 9 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Support Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
1 5 (13.89%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Solaris
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (16.67%) Network Design
2 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.56%) Data Security
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) SIEM
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNP
3 7 (19.44%) CCSE
4 6 (16.67%) CCDP
5 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.89%) CCNA
6 2 (5.56%) MCSE
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco
2 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
3 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Juniper
4 7 (19.44%) Infoblox
5 6 (16.67%) Citrix
5 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.89%) Imperva
7 3 (8.33%) hybris
7 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 3 (8.33%) Endeca
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
7 3 (8.33%) EMC
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.33%) HP
8 2 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.56%) Altiris
8 2 (5.56%) Sophos
9 1 (2.78%) Zeacom
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