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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 108 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing F5 14 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.66% 0.39% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 0.74% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £326 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% -13.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £356
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +30.71%
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
1012 1085 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 47.56% 53.08% 54.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 569 499
Average daily rate £385 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 59 107
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.43 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Basingstoke - 3 £558 - 1
Southampton - 3 £310 -
Farnborough -1 2 £470 +50.40%
Gosport - 2 £525 -
Hook -3 1 £325 -6.46%
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Juniper
4 9 (42.86%) SSL
4 9 (42.86%) VLAN
4 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 8 (38.10%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
7 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (23.81%) Wireless
8 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
9 4 (19.05%) McAfee
9 4 (19.05%) BGP
9 4 (19.05%) IIS
9 4 (19.05%) IPsec
9 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
9 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
9 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
9 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
9 4 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (19.05%) iSCSI

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) SSL
2 9 (42.86%) VLAN
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 8 (38.10%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (23.81%) Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) BGP
6 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
7 2 (9.52%) tcpdump
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
7 2 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Network Management
3 3 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
1 11 (52.38%) Juniper
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) McAfee
4 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
5 2 (9.52%) Brocade
5 2 (9.52%) IronPort
5 2 (9.52%) Websense
5 2 (9.52%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
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