The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Glasgow 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 69 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing F5 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£291 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.93%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
366 322 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.31% 41.87% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 136 152
Average daily rate £324 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +55.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
F5
Scotland

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HND
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware