The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing F5 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.75 -
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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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 58 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.74% 51.33% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 37
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £391 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire