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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 92 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing F5 24 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 0.24% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 0.60% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 9
Average daily rate
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£373 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.24 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.05% -13.23%
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
847 665 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.45% 39.26% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 401 345
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £8.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £23.88 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 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 7 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 -13 17 £360 +10.76% 2
Halifax - 7 £402 -
F5
Yorkshire

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 28 (68.29%) Cisco
2 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (53.66%) Firewall
3 20 (48.78%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (43.90%) HP
5 17 (41.46%) CCNP
5 17 (41.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (36.59%) BGP
6 15 (36.59%) EIGRP
7 14 (34.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 13 (31.71%) CCNA
8 13 (31.71%) TippingPoint
8 13 (31.71%) BIG-IP
9 12 (29.27%) Lisp
9 12 (29.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (26.83%) BMC
10 11 (26.83%) WLAN
10 11 (26.83%) Linux
11 10 (24.39%) UNIX
11 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
11 10 (24.39%) CCDP
11 10 (24.39%) Internet
11 10 (24.39%) OPNET
12 9 (21.95%) Retail
12 9 (21.95%) Blue Coat
12 9 (21.95%) DNS
12 9 (21.95%) DMZ
12 9 (21.95%) IBM
13 8 (19.51%) SAN
13 8 (19.51%) Data Centre

F5
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (41.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (36.59%) BGP
4 15 (36.59%) EIGRP
5 14 (34.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 13 (31.71%) BIG-IP
7 12 (29.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (26.83%) WLAN
9 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
9 10 (24.39%) Internet
10 9 (21.95%) DMZ
10 9 (21.95%) DNS
11 8 (19.51%) SAN
12 7 (17.07%) DMVPN
13 6 (14.63%) MPLS
14 5 (12.20%) Intranet
14 5 (12.20%) Extranet
14 5 (12.20%) VPN
14 5 (12.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) Informix
1 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Design Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Wiki
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.88%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.44%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) AIX
3 4 (9.76%) Solaris
3 4 (9.76%) zOS
3 4 (9.76%) SUSE
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Network Design
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.32%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Validation
5 2 (4.88%) Information Security
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.44%) OWASP
6 1 (2.44%) MVC
6 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.44%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Lisp
2 4 (9.76%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (41.46%) CCNP
3 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 10 (24.39%) CCDP
5 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (9.76%) CCIE
7 2 (4.88%) CCSP
7 2 (4.88%) CISSP
7 2 (4.88%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) vSphere
2 5 (12.20%) NFS
3 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) OPNET
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Cisco
2 18 (43.90%) HP
3 13 (31.71%) TippingPoint
4 11 (26.83%) BMC
5 9 (21.95%) IBM
5 9 (21.95%) Blue Coat
6 7 (17.07%) VMware
6 7 (17.07%) Motorola
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle
8 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
9 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.32%) NetApp
10 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
10 3 (7.32%) Brocade
11 1 (2.44%) KANA
11 1 (2.44%) Imperva
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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