The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 38 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing F5 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.16% 0.64% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 1.60% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £469 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.00%

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
170 187 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.95% 39.70% 43.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 85 77
Median daily rate £400 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 10
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.15 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £8.75 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £18.75 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for F5.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) AIX
4 6 (66.67%) Solaris
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
4 6 (66.67%) Sun
4 6 (66.67%) BEA
4 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
4 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
4 6 (66.67%) iPlanet
4 6 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 6 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
5 5 (55.56%) JSP 440
5 5 (55.56%) JSP
6 4 (44.44%) Web Services

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) iPlanet
1 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) NAS
5 2 (22.22%) NGN
5 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (22.22%) SSH
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
5 2 (22.22%) VXLAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) JSP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (11.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) HP Storage
1 3 (33.33%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) AIX
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Solaris
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) QMS
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCSA
2 2 (22.22%) CCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) JSP 440
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
3 3 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (22.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) BEA
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Sun
4 4 (44.44%) 3PAR
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 2 (22.22%) BMC
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos
6 2 (22.22%) Computacenter
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) Opsware
6 2 (22.22%) Qualys