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 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 88 68 86
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing F5 6 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% 1.54% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 3.17% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 5
Median daily rate £329 £400 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.81% -21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £328 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £45.83 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.08% +52.77%
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
702 631 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.21% 48.61% 52.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 357 381
Median daily rate £425 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £235 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 37 46
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £50.18 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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
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 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
Redhill - 1 £383 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) LAN
4 15 (51.72%) WAN
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
7 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (34.48%) Juniper
7 10 (34.48%) MPLS
7 10 (34.48%) Wireless
8 9 (31.03%) BGP
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) DHCP
9 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) VPN
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
9 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
10 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
10 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
10 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (20.69%) SSL
11 6 (20.69%) OSPF
11 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (20.69%) Degree
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared

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 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 18 (62.07%) LAN
3 15 (51.72%) WAN
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (34.48%) MPLS
5 10 (34.48%) Wireless
6 9 (31.03%) BGP
7 8 (27.59%) DHCP
7 8 (27.59%) DNS
7 8 (27.59%) VPN
8 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (20.69%) OSPF
9 6 (20.69%) SSL
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (13.79%) IPsec
11 4 (13.79%) LDAP
11 4 (13.79%) Network Security
12 3 (10.34%) 3G
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Support
2 6 (20.69%) Security Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Support
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IP Design Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Network Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) DataPower
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) e-Health
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Information Management
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Network Design
3 3 (10.34%) Network Management
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
4 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
5 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 5 (17.24%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) CCIE
4 3 (10.34%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) VCAP
5 1 (3.45%) VCP5
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (10.34%) OpenView
2 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
2 10 (34.48%) Juniper
3 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
4 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
5 5 (17.24%) Infoblox
6 3 (10.34%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Huawei
6 3 (10.34%) NetQoS
7 2 (6.90%) Aruba
7 2 (6.90%) Ericsson
7 2 (6.90%) Forcepoint
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) VMware