The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 48 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing F5 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.66% - 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 4.15% - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £383
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 Oxfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
241 188 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 39.97% 35.81% 40.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 153 178
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 25
Median hourly rate £14.85 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £14.00 £13.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £26.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £325 -
Kidlington - 2 £300 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Brocade
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
1 10 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 10 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 10 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 10 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 8 (80.00%) HIPAA
2 8 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 8 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) SSL
3 7 (70.00%) CISSP
3 7 (70.00%) JNCIA
3 7 (70.00%) JNCIS
3 7 (70.00%) JNCIP
3 7 (70.00%) Junos
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) JNCIE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Junos
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 10 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 8 (80.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
1 7 (70.00%) JNCIA
1 7 (70.00%) JNCIP
1 7 (70.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) HIPAA
1 8 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Brocade
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (80.00%) Intel Security