The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank - 21 20
Contract jobs citing F5 0 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 5.23% 4.97%
As % of the Vendors category - 11.25% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Average daily rate
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- £401 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.24 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.06% -10.75%
F5
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 80 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 42.60% 46.51% 54.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 45 44
Average daily rate £300 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £263 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £401 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £28.93 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.40% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.75 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 20 (95.24%) VMware
1 20 (95.24%) BIG-IP
2 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
3 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (85.71%) DHCP
3 18 (85.71%) DNS
3 18 (85.71%) OSPF
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
3 18 (85.71%) Blue Coat
3 18 (85.71%) CCSE
3 18 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 18 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 17 (80.95%) Infoblox
5 11 (52.38%) Fat Client
5 11 (52.38%) Network Security
5 11 (52.38%) Imperva
5 11 (52.38%) DMVPN
5 11 (52.38%) BGP
5 11 (52.38%) NetScreen
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
5 11 (52.38%) Thin Client
5 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
6 10 (47.62%) HP
6 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills

F5
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) BIG-IP
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) OSPF
3 18 (85.71%) DHCP
3 18 (85.71%) DNS
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 18 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 11 (52.38%) DMVPN
4 11 (52.38%) Network Security
4 11 (52.38%) BGP
4 11 (52.38%) NetScreen
5 2 (9.52%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Specialist
2 11 (52.38%) Network Security Specialist
2 11 (52.38%) Security Specialist
3 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Thin Client
1 11 (52.38%) Fat Client
2 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
2 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Line Management
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CCNP
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (85.71%) CCSE
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) XenServer
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
3 18 (85.71%) Blue Coat
4 17 (80.95%) Infoblox
5 11 (52.38%) Imperva
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
6 10 (47.62%) HP
7 7 (33.33%) Juniper
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft