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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing F5 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.32% 0.73% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.09% 1.57% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Median daily rate £375 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £425 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.00%

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
291 319 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 42.61% 46.57% 40.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 225 171
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £241 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.00% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £12.00 £16.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £42.60 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 4 £449 +5.58%
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (22.22%) JNCIE
6 2 (22.22%) PKI
6 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 2 (22.22%) ProxySG
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) ATM
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Demand Management
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIE
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) ProxySG
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Opsview
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 2 (22.22%) Nokia
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk