The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wiltshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 34 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing F5 24 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.50% 0.52% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 7.72% 1.13% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +18.60%
Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
311 265 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 45.34% 45.93% 49.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 173 150
Average daily rate £413 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 26
Average hourly rate £20.06 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.10 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
F5
South West

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
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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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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 +20 20 £450 -10.00%
Corsham - 1 £340 -
Chippenham - - - - 1
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 23 (95.83%) Juniper
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 21 (87.50%) Firewall
4 17 (70.83%) Network Security
5 16 (66.67%) McAfee
6 15 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 12 (50.00%) Blue Coat
8 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (37.50%) IronPort
9 9 (37.50%) ProxySG
10 7 (29.17%) Change Control
11 6 (25.00%) Change Management
12 5 (20.83%) Network Design
13 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (16.67%) Sourcefire
14 3 (12.50%) NetScreen
14 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
14 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
14 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
15 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
15 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
15 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
16 1 (4.17%) OSPF
16 1 (4.17%) C
16 1 (4.17%) BGP
16 1 (4.17%) Websense
16 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
16 1 (4.17%) Finance

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Network Security
3 15 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 15 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.50%) NetScreen
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (4.17%) OSPF
8 1 (4.17%) BGP
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Security Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Security Designer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Design Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Change Control
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Juniper
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 16 (66.67%) McAfee
4 12 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 9 (37.50%) IronPort
6 4 (16.67%) Sourcefire
7 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) Websense