The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 36 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing F5 20 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.93% 1.34% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.77% 2.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Median daily rate £363 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.83 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +52.77%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
228 233 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 44.79% 52.13% 47.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 139 100
Median daily rate £415 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £749 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 19
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -58.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sheffield -4 18 £320 +16.36% 2
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 48 (90.57%) Cisco
1 48 (90.57%) CheckPoint
2 27 (50.94%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (50.94%) Network Security
3 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (35.85%) Firewall
5 18 (33.96%) CCSA
5 18 (33.96%) Blue Coat
5 18 (33.96%) CCNP
6 17 (32.08%) Load Balancing
7 16 (30.19%) Check Point Certification
8 13 (24.53%) CCSE
8 13 (24.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (22.64%) CCNA
10 7 (13.21%) Functional Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
12 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
12 5 (9.43%) CCDA
12 5 (9.43%) CCDP
12 5 (9.43%) Internet
13 4 (7.55%) BGP
13 4 (7.55%) WAN
13 4 (7.55%) Banking
13 4 (7.55%) EIGRP
13 4 (7.55%) Cramer
13 4 (7.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 3 (5.66%) Network Design
14 3 (5.66%) BIG-IP
14 3 (5.66%) Ethernet

F5
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.94%) Cisco ASA
1 27 (50.94%) Network Security
2 19 (35.85%) Firewall
3 13 (24.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (9.43%) Internet
5 4 (7.55%) BGP
5 4 (7.55%) EIGRP
5 4 (7.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (7.55%) WAN
6 3 (5.66%) BIG-IP
6 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (5.66%) LAN
6 3 (5.66%) MPLS
6 3 (5.66%) OSPF
7 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.77%) RIP
7 2 (3.77%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (3.77%) VLAN
8 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Network Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) Security Engineer
3 15 (28.30%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (28.30%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate
7 3 (5.66%) Junior
7 3 (5.66%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Check Point Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Graduate Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) CentOS
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Load Balancing
2 7 (13.21%) Functional Testing
3 3 (5.66%) Network Design
4 2 (3.77%) Change Control
5 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.89%) DevOps
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL
5 1 (1.89%) Line Management
5 1 (1.89%) Process Management
5 1 (1.89%) SIEM
5 1 (1.89%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.96%) CCNP
2 18 (33.96%) CCSA
3 16 (30.19%) Check Point Certification
4 13 (24.53%) CCSE
5 12 (22.64%) CCNA
6 5 (9.43%) CCDA
6 5 (9.43%) CCDP
6 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) CCIE
7 1 (1.89%) Degree
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 48 (90.57%) CheckPoint
1 48 (90.57%) Cisco
2 18 (33.96%) Blue Coat
3 4 (7.55%) Cramer
4 3 (5.66%) Juniper
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
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