The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Surrey region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 78 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing F5 8 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.63% 0.73% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.36% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Average daily rate
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£469 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +18.60%
Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
642 662 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 50.71% 53.34% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 357 343
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 55 59
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £39.75 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
F5
South East

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 1 £488 - 1
Epsom - 1 £513 - 1
Staines - 1 £395 -
Woking - 1 £325 -
Guildford - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Chertsey - - - -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (45.00%) Juniper
5 9 (45.00%) CCNP
6 8 (40.00%) Blue Coat
7 7 (35.00%) MPLS
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) OSPF
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) CCIE
8 6 (30.00%) NetScreen
8 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Network Architecture
8 6 (30.00%) BIG-IP
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Network Security
10 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Change Management
10 4 (20.00%) McAfee
10 4 (20.00%) BGP
10 4 (20.00%) Project Management
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) UNIX
10 4 (20.00%) VPN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (35.00%) MPLS
4 6 (30.00%) OSPF
4 6 (30.00%) BIG-IP
4 6 (30.00%) NetScreen
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) BGP
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) SAN
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (10.00%) Junos
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
8 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) CCIE
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCSE
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.00%) UAG
3 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (45.00%) Juniper
4 8 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) McAfee
7 2 (10.00%) Nokia
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Aruba
7 2 (10.00%) TippingPoint
8 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
8 1 (5.00%) Tufin
8 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
8 1 (5.00%) IronPort
8 1 (5.00%) VMware
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