The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 71 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing F5 15 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.22% - 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.21% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 3
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£450 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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% -
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
468 395 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.99% 40.47% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 226 206
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 19
Average hourly rate £14.87 £15.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £10.10 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.20 £33.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (66.67%) Cisco
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (52.38%) BMC
3 11 (52.38%) Lisp
3 11 (52.38%) BGP
3 11 (52.38%) EIGRP
3 11 (52.38%) CCNP
3 11 (52.38%) HP
3 11 (52.38%) WLAN
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) Retail
3 11 (52.38%) TippingPoint
4 10 (47.62%) DMZ
5 9 (42.86%) OPNET
5 9 (42.86%) Blue Coat
5 9 (42.86%) Network Design
6 8 (38.10%) CCDP
6 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (33.33%) Imperva
7 7 (33.33%) Motorola
8 6 (28.57%) QA
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (28.57%) DMVPN
9 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (19.05%) CCNA
11 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
12 2 (9.52%) ITIL
12 2 (9.52%) Network Security

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (52.38%) BGP
2 11 (52.38%) EIGRP
2 11 (52.38%) WLAN
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) DMZ
4 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (28.57%) DMVPN
6 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (9.52%) Network Security
8 1 (4.76%) LAN
8 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 11 (52.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (33.33%) Security Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Design Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Security Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNP
3 8 (38.10%) CCDP
4 4 (19.05%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) OPNET
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) BMC
2 11 (52.38%) HP
2 11 (52.38%) TippingPoint
3 9 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 7 (33.33%) Imperva
4 7 (33.33%) Motorola
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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