The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 West Sussex 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 47 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing F5 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 1.01% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 2.06% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£513 £393 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.57% +20.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +18.60%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
185 194 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.55% 48.74% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 119 113
Average daily rate £290 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £524 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.44 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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F5
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

F5
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

F5
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba