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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 23 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing F5 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.85% 1.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -11.11%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 41.53% 39.56% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 23
Average daily rate £350 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +240.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet