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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 108 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing F5 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Average daily rate
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£485 £313 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.20% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £284 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £344 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +38.88%
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
1119 1083 988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.00% 52.60% 54.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 607 538
Average daily rate £385 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.79% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 86
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.75 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.91 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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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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 - 6 £558 -
Southampton - 4 £300 - 1
Gosport - 3 £525 -
Farnborough -5 2 £470 +50.40%
Hook +5 1 £325 -6.46%
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 12 (52.17%) VPN
3 12 (52.17%) Load Balancing
4 11 (47.83%) SSL
5 9 (39.13%) Juniper
5 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) Wireless
7 7 (30.43%) Blue Coat
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (26.09%) IPsec
8 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 6 (26.09%) VLAN
8 6 (26.09%) HP
8 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
9 5 (21.74%) PKI
9 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
9 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (21.74%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (17.39%) 802.1X
10 4 (17.39%) tcpdump
10 4 (17.39%) IronPort
10 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) VPN
3 11 (47.83%) SSL
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) Wireless
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (26.09%) VLAN
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (26.09%) IPsec
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
7 4 (17.39%) BGP
7 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
7 4 (17.39%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (17.39%) tcpdump
8 3 (13.04%) Network Security
8 3 (13.04%) SSH
8 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.04%) HTTP
9 2 (8.70%) WLAN
9 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Network Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) 802.1X
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) SOAP
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) PKI
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Load Balancing
2 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (21.74%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (17.39%) Change Control
4 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Security
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Juniper
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Blue Coat
4 6 (26.09%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
5 4 (17.39%) Websense
5 4 (17.39%) Nokia
5 4 (17.39%) IronPort
6 3 (13.04%) Brocade
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) McAfee
7 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
8 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.35%) Tripwire
8 1 (4.35%) Qualys
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) Splunk
8 1 (4.35%) Varonis
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