The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank - 46 36
Contract jobs citing F5 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.28% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.71% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £307 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +30.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 221 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.17% 47.12% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 126 50
Average daily rate £419 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.93% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £236 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 18
Average hourly rate £21.91 £20.56 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +0.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £18.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire