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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 113 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing F5 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.50% 0.23% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£356 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
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
1168 823 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.48% 47.35% 50.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 434 359
Average daily rate £350 £360 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 37 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Fareham - 2 £331 -
Portsmouth - 2 £375 -
Southampton -5 1 £375 +31.57% 2
Basingstoke - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) CCNP
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) PKI
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Boundary Protection
6 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) FTP
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) Military
7 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) MPLS

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 4 (25.00%) FTP
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) VoIP
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) SMTP
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) BGP
6 3 (18.75%) X.400
6 3 (18.75%) X.500
7 2 (12.50%) OSPF
7 2 (12.50%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Military
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) CGI
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Boundary Protection
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCIE
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (12.50%) Clearswift
5 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) TippingPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Mitel
6 1 (6.25%) Websense
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) HP
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