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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 93 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing F5 6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.47% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 1.22% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £355 £425 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £331 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £475 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -30.00%
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
634 658 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.45% 49.10% 48.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 379 337
Median daily rate £400 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 33
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 2 £245 -
Redhill - 1 £383 -
Staines - 1 £360 -
Woking - 1 £350 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) LAN
3 12 (57.14%) WAN
4 10 (47.62%) Blue Coat
4 10 (47.62%) Juniper
5 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
8 5 (23.81%) Infoblox
8 5 (23.81%) Change Management
8 5 (23.81%) DHCP
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (14.29%) VMware
10 3 (14.29%) Network Security
10 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 2 (9.52%) DataPower

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 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) WAN
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (23.81%) DHCP
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) Wireless
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 2 (9.52%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) LDAP
7 2 (9.52%) OSPF
7 2 (9.52%) SSH
7 2 (9.52%) SSL
7 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.76%) 3G
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
4 2 (9.52%) LAN Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) LAN/WAN Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) VCAP
3 1 (4.76%) VCP5
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Blue Coat
2 10 (47.62%) Juniper
3 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Infoblox
4 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
4 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Aruba
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp