The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 103 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing F5 19 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.87% 0.35% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 0.88% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate
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£414 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.30% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £356
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +30.71%
F5
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
841 680 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.70% 40.14% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 390 339
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 39
Average hourly rate £17.77 £11.81 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.43% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £8.97 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the West Yorkshire region.

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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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
Leeds -17 13 £400 +23.07% 5
Halifax - 6 £428 -
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 29 (67.44%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) Firewall
3 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (41.86%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (39.53%) HP
5 17 (39.53%) CCNP
6 15 (34.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (32.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (32.56%) EIGRP
7 14 (32.56%) BGP
7 14 (32.56%) Linux
7 14 (32.56%) BIG-IP
8 13 (30.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (27.91%) TippingPoint
9 12 (27.91%) DNS
10 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
10 11 (25.58%) UNIX
10 11 (25.58%) Internet
10 11 (25.58%) CCNA
10 11 (25.58%) Lisp
11 10 (23.26%) BMC
11 10 (23.26%) IBM
11 10 (23.26%) WLAN
12 9 (20.93%) SAN
12 9 (20.93%) CCDP
12 9 (20.93%) DMZ
12 9 (20.93%) Retail
12 9 (20.93%) OPNET
12 9 (20.93%) vSphere
13 8 (18.60%) Data Centre

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Project
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) Firewall
2 18 (41.86%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (32.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (32.56%) BIG-IP
4 14 (32.56%) BGP
4 14 (32.56%) EIGRP
5 13 (30.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (27.91%) DNS
7 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
7 11 (25.58%) Internet
8 10 (23.26%) WLAN
9 9 (20.93%) SAN
9 9 (20.93%) DMZ
10 7 (16.28%) DMVPN
11 6 (13.95%) NAS
11 6 (13.95%) Intranet
11 6 (13.95%) Extranet
12 5 (11.63%) MPLS
12 5 (11.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) Informix
1 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (20.93%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Design Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Network Designer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Designer
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) REST
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.65%) IBM XIV
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Wiki
5 1 (2.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) UNIX
3 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.30%) zOS
4 4 (9.30%) SUSE
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) AIX
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Network Design
1 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 3 (6.98%) Migration
3 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (6.98%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (4.65%) DevOps
4 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
4 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.65%) Validation
4 2 (4.65%) Information Security
4 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) Change Management
5 1 (2.33%) MVC
5 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.33%) Web Design
5 1 (2.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Lisp
2 4 (9.30%) PHP
2 4 (9.30%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (39.53%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) CCNA
4 9 (20.93%) CCDP
5 4 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.30%) CCIE
5 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) CCSP
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) vSphere
2 6 (13.95%) NFS
3 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) OPNET
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (4.65%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
4 2 (4.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Cisco
2 17 (39.53%) HP
3 12 (27.91%) TippingPoint
4 10 (23.26%) IBM
4 10 (23.26%) BMC
5 8 (18.60%) VMware
5 8 (18.60%) Blue Coat
6 7 (16.28%) Motorola
7 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
7 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
7 6 (13.95%) Oracle
8 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.98%) NetApp
9 3 (6.98%) Brocade
9 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.65%) Juniper
11 1 (2.33%) Imperva
11 1 (2.33%) Aruba
11 1 (2.33%) KANA
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