The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 96 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing F5 19 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 0.84% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 1.65% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £500 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £558 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £60.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-47.91% +20.00%
F5
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1017 1155 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.60% 51.15% 53.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 676 591
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 61
Median hourly rate £30.63 £27.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +26.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 4 £538 - 1
Gosport +19 2 £378 -28.09%
Southampton +11 2 £406 +47.72% 1
Hook -2 1 £335 +3.07%
Havant - 1 £575 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 38 (73.08%) Firewall
2 33 (63.46%) Cisco
3 21 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (38.46%) LAN
4 20 (38.46%) ITIL
5 18 (34.62%) WAN
6 16 (30.77%) DNS
6 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (28.85%) Network Security
7 15 (28.85%) Linux
8 14 (26.92%) SQL
8 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 14 (26.92%) SNMP
8 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
9 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 13 (25.00%) Windows
10 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 12 (23.08%) DHCP
10 12 (23.08%) VMware
10 12 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (21.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (21.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
11 11 (21.15%) Oracle
12 10 (19.23%) CCNP
12 10 (19.23%) CCNA
12 10 (19.23%) SSL
12 10 (19.23%) Unix

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (19.23%) JBoss
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (73.08%) Firewall
2 20 (38.46%) LAN
3 18 (34.62%) WAN
4 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (30.77%) DNS
5 15 (28.85%) Network Security
6 14 (26.92%) SNMP
7 12 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (23.08%) DHCP
8 11 (21.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 11 (21.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (19.23%) SSL
10 8 (15.38%) HSRP
10 8 (15.38%) IPsec
11 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
11 7 (13.46%) VoIP
12 6 (11.54%) tcpdump
13 5 (9.62%) BGP
13 5 (9.62%) IPv4
13 5 (9.62%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Artifactory
1 6 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (11.54%) Gradle
1 6 (11.54%) Maven
1 6 (11.54%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Local Government
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) Architect
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (7.69%) Network Integration Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) Network Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Network Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) 802.1X
2 6 (11.54%) Web Services
3 4 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.23%) Clustering
3 5 (9.62%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.69%) LPAR
4 4 (7.69%) Smart Meter
5 3 (5.77%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.77%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) RIA
6 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 10 (19.23%) Unix
4 6 (11.54%) AIX
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
4 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.54%) ITSM
4 6 (11.54%) Release Management
4 6 (11.54%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Network Design
5 5 (9.62%) Network Management
6 4 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.69%) SDLC
6 4 (7.69%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) Perl
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (19.23%) CCNA
4 10 (19.23%) CCNP
5 7 (13.46%) CCIE
6 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.92%) CCDA
8 1 (1.92%) CCDP
8 1 (1.92%) CCVP
8 1 (1.92%) Degree
8 1 (1.92%) MCITP
8 1 (1.92%) MCSA
8 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) JSP 440
2 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.62%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (11.54%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (9.62%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.62%) SCCM
3 5 (9.62%) SCOM
3 5 (9.62%) WSUS
4 3 (5.77%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 33 (63.46%) Cisco
2 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) VMware
3 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
3 11 (21.15%) Oracle
4 8 (15.38%) Intel Security
5 6 (11.54%) Informatica
5 6 (11.54%) Juniper
5 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.54%) Riverbed
6 5 (9.62%) Acronis
6 5 (9.62%) HP
6 5 (9.62%) Symantec
7 4 (7.69%) Brocade
7 4 (7.69%) IBM
8 3 (5.77%) Cyberoam
9 1 (1.92%) Arqiva
9 1 (1.92%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
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