The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing F5 0 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category - - 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £348
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.83 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -11.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
268 139 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.11% 43.30% 53.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 80 116
Average daily rate £375 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £160 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 25
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.01 £15.65 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £21.00 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 17 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (83.33%) Intranet
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) VMS
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Intranet
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 4 (66.67%) Web Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Web Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) HP