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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 96 103 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Contract jobs citing F5 19 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.95% 0.056% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 0.14% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 - £260
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £401 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.67 £31.24 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+65.40% -3.89%
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
855 726 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.75% 40.83% 39.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 466 226
Average daily rate £350 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £225 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 44
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.00 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.61 £20.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 12 £360 - 6
Halifax - 2 £430 -
Bradford - 1 - - 1
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (67.86%) Cisco
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (60.71%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (53.57%) CCNP
6 14 (50.00%) HP
6 14 (50.00%) Firewall
7 13 (46.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 12 (42.86%) TippingPoint
8 12 (42.86%) BGP
8 12 (42.86%) EIGRP
8 12 (42.86%) Lisp
8 12 (42.86%) CCNA
9 11 (39.29%) CCDP
9 11 (39.29%) WLAN
9 11 (39.29%) BMC
9 11 (39.29%) OPNET
9 11 (39.29%) Blue Coat
10 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (25.00%) ITIL
12 6 (21.43%) Linux
12 6 (21.43%) Oracle
12 6 (21.43%) MPLS
12 6 (21.43%) Network Design
12 6 (21.43%) BIG-IP
12 6 (21.43%) Retail
13 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (17.86%) DMVPN
13 5 (17.86%) DMZ

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Drupal
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (42.86%) BGP
5 12 (42.86%) EIGRP
6 11 (39.29%) WLAN
7 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (21.43%) MPLS
8 6 (21.43%) BIG-IP
9 5 (17.86%) DMVPN
9 5 (17.86%) DMZ
9 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.86%) DNS
10 3 (10.71%) Internet
11 2 (7.14%) Network Security
12 1 (3.57%) Extranet
12 1 (3.57%) Intranet
12 1 (3.57%) LAN
12 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Informix
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Network Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Design Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (7.14%) IBM XIV
2 2 (7.14%) Wiki
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) AIX
3 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 4 (14.29%) zOS
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Network Design
3 1 (3.57%) Web Design
3 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
3 1 (3.57%) OWASP
3 1 (3.57%) MVC
3 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Lisp
2 4 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNP
3 12 (42.86%) CCNA
4 11 (39.29%) CCDP
5 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) CCSA
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) OPNET
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) HP
3 12 (42.86%) TippingPoint
4 11 (39.29%) BMC
4 11 (39.29%) Blue Coat
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) Motorola
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 3 (10.71%) VMware
8 3 (10.71%) IBM
9 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 2 (7.14%) Imperva
10 1 (3.57%) KANA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago