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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing F5 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £26.29
% change year-on-year
-61.11% +71.20%
F5
North West

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
162 153 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.00% 36.43% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 83 131
Median daily rate £410 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £181 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £17.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £47.33 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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