The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing F5 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.78% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £33.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+51.51% +2.32%
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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 Newbury region.

Vendors Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 50 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 51.85% 40.00% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 27
Average daily rate £400 £313 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

F5
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) German Language
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wiki
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) FWSM
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) FWSM
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint