The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 57 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing F5 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.71% 1.02% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 2.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £425 £451 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £401 £335
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +19.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £50.00 £95.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -47.36%
F5
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 283 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 47.86% 41.31% 43.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 170 145
Average daily rate £363 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £26.50 £25.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Swindon +2 5 £425 - 2
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) Juniper
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (57.14%) Blue Coat
5 9 (42.86%) Intel
6 8 (38.10%) LAN
7 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
7 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 6 (28.57%) IronPort
8 6 (28.57%) Wireless
8 6 (28.57%) CCNP
8 6 (28.57%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) CCIE
9 5 (23.81%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Junos
9 5 (23.81%) High Availability
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
10 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (19.05%) SSH
10 4 (19.05%) JNCIE
10 4 (19.05%) CISSP
10 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
10 4 (19.05%) SSL
10 4 (19.05%) DHCP
10 4 (19.05%) Ethernet

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) LAN
3 6 (28.57%) VPN
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (23.81%) Junos
4 5 (23.81%) Network Security
5 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (19.05%) SSH
5 4 (19.05%) SSL
6 3 (14.29%) BGP
6 3 (14.29%) IPsec
6 3 (14.29%) MPLS
6 3 (14.29%) OSPF
6 3 (14.29%) RIP
6 3 (14.29%) SNMP
6 3 (14.29%) VRRP
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Designer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Designer
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Designer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) CLAS Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) High Availability
2 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) Network Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CCIE
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) CISSP
4 4 (19.05%) JNCIE
4 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) CCDP
6 2 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (9.52%) CLAS
6 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.76%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Juniper
3 12 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 9 (42.86%) Intel
5 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 6 (28.57%) IronPort
7 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
8 3 (14.29%) Remedy
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.76%) Brocade
10 1 (4.76%) NetIQ
10 1 (4.76%) Nokia