The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 83 92 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing F5 9 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 0.29% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 0.59% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Median daily rate £360 £338 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £428 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £60.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +20.00%
F5
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
589 681 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.25% 48.78% 50.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 390 350
Median daily rate £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 32
Median hourly rate £27.38 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.97% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.90 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.90 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

F5
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Camberley - 4 £245 -
Cobham - 1 £400 -
Staines - 1 £360 -
Woking - 1 £350 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for F5.

1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) CCNP
7 2 (13.33%) CCNA
7 2 (13.33%) IBM
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) 3G
5 1 (6.67%) 4G
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) VCAP
3 1 (6.67%) VCP5
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Aruba
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp