The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 19 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing F5 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.81% 0.94% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £45.83 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.08% +52.77%
F5
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 65 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 26.83% 61.32% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 18
Median daily rate £400 £398 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

F5
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for F5.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (83.33%) CCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) CCIE
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) IPv6
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) GLBP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (16.67%) GLBP
2 1 (16.67%) HSRP
2 1 (16.67%) IPv4
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Check Point Expert
1 5 (83.33%) IP Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) IP Expert
1 5 (83.33%) IP Security Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Security Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior IP Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCIE
1 5 (83.33%) CCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto