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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 53 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing F5 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.32% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£600 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £348
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.83 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -11.76%
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
257 283 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.32% 44.99% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 200 162
Average daily rate £368 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.28% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 13
Average hourly rate £20.19 £35.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.32% +125.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £52.00 £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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
Swindon +6 1 - - 1
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) WSDL
6 3 (33.33%) B2B
6 3 (33.33%) B2C
6 3 (33.33%) Juniper
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) XSD
6 3 (33.33%) UML
6 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (33.33%) SOA
6 3 (33.33%) Nokia
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 3 (33.33%) BPEL
6 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (33.33%) REST
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) RIP
6 1 (11.11%) SNMP
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) OLTP
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) WSDL
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) XSD
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) B2B
1 3 (33.33%) B2C
1 3 (33.33%) UML
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 3 (33.33%) BPEL
1 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) BPMN
1 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCDP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia
4 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (11.11%) Brocade
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed