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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 105 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing F5 20 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.87% 0.48% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.11% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £513 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +38.88%
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
958 718 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.63% 42.97% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 395 339
Average daily rate £350 £327 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 42
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.26 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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 15 £400 +23.07% 3
Halifax - 5 £428 -
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Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (70.45%) Cisco
2 29 (65.91%) Firewall
3 20 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (43.18%) Linux
5 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (31.82%) BIG-IP
7 14 (31.82%) BGP
8 12 (27.27%) CCNP
8 12 (27.27%) DNS
8 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
9 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (25.00%) UNIX
9 11 (25.00%) HP
9 11 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (22.73%) vSphere
10 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
10 10 (22.73%) Internet
10 10 (22.73%) MPLS
10 10 (22.73%) SAN
10 10 (22.73%) IBM
10 10 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (20.45%) CCNA
11 9 (20.45%) EIGRP
12 8 (18.18%) Migration
12 8 (18.18%) VMware
12 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (15.91%) TippingPoint
13 7 (15.91%) NAS

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
2 1 (2.27%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (65.91%) Firewall
2 20 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (31.82%) BIG-IP
4 14 (31.82%) BGP
5 12 (27.27%) DNS
6 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (22.73%) SAN
7 10 (22.73%) Internet
7 10 (22.73%) MPLS
7 10 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (20.45%) EIGRP
9 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (15.91%) NAS
11 6 (13.64%) Extranet
11 6 (13.64%) Intranet
11 6 (13.64%) LAN
11 6 (13.64%) WLAN
12 5 (11.36%) WAN
12 5 (11.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
1 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Network Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Environment Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) REST
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Smart Meter
3 4 (9.09%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.55%) Clustering
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) DTV
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.27%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.27%) Wiki
6 1 (2.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (25.00%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) AIX
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
3 4 (9.09%) zOS
3 4 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 4 (9.09%) Validation
6 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (6.82%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Information Security
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Lisp
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.27%) CCNP
3 9 (20.45%) CCNA
4 5 (11.36%) CCDP
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CCIE
5 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.55%) Degree
7 2 (4.55%) CISSP
7 2 (4.55%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) vSphere
2 7 (15.91%) NFS
3 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) FortiGate
1 5 (11.36%) OPNET
2 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.55%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Cisco
2 11 (25.00%) HP
2 11 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 10 (22.73%) IBM
4 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 7 (15.91%) TippingPoint
6 6 (13.64%) BMC
7 5 (11.36%) Oracle
8 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.82%) Brocade
9 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.82%) Motorola
9 3 (6.82%) NetApp
10 2 (4.55%) Juniper
10 2 (4.55%) Aruba
11 1 (2.27%) KANA
11 1 (2.27%) SAP
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