The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 116 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing F5 31 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 0.37% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 0.87% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +38.88%
F5
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1362 1031 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.97% 42.90% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 577 517
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 67 83
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -44.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

F5
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

F5 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

F5
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

F5 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

F5
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing F5 across the Yorkshire region.

F5 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
West Yorkshire -18 19 £400 +23.07% 4
South Yorkshire -6 9 £285 -20.27% 1
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 41 (68.33%) Cisco
2 37 (61.67%) Firewall
3 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (40.00%) Linux
3 24 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (36.67%) CheckPoint
5 18 (30.00%) BGP
5 18 (30.00%) CCNP
5 18 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
7 16 (26.67%) BIG-IP
8 15 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 14 (23.33%) HP
9 14 (23.33%) Migration
9 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (21.67%) MPLS
10 13 (21.67%) UNIX
10 13 (21.67%) DNS
11 12 (20.00%) SAN
11 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
12 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
13 10 (16.67%) CCNA
13 10 (16.67%) IBM
13 10 (16.67%) Internet
13 10 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 10 (16.67%) Project Management
13 10 (16.67%) VMware
13 10 (16.67%) Network Security
13 10 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 10 (16.67%) vSphere

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.67%) Drupal
2 1 (1.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 37 (61.67%) Firewall
2 24 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (30.00%) BGP
4 16 (26.67%) BIG-IP
5 13 (21.67%) DNS
5 13 (21.67%) MPLS
6 12 (20.00%) SAN
7 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
8 10 (16.67%) Internet
8 10 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 10 (16.67%) Network Security
8 10 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 8 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (11.67%) NAS
10 7 (11.67%) LAN
10 7 (11.67%) WAN
11 6 (10.00%) WLAN
11 6 (10.00%) VPN
11 6 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Administrator
3 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Test Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Network Designer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Designer
6 3 (5.00%) Environment Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.33%) Smart Meter
3 4 (6.67%) Replication
4 3 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) DTV
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.67%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.67%) Wiki
6 1 (1.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (21.67%) UNIX
4 6 (10.00%) Windows
5 4 (6.67%) AIX
5 4 (6.67%) Solaris
5 4 (6.67%) zOS
5 4 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Migration
2 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (16.67%) Project Management
4 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.67%) Validation
5 7 (11.67%) Supplier Management
6 6 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (8.33%) ITIL
8 4 (6.67%) Network Design
9 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.33%) DevOps
10 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.33%) Change Management
10 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Lisp
2 4 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) PHP
4 2 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (30.00%) CCNP
3 10 (16.67%) CCNA
4 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (10.00%) CCDP
6 4 (6.67%) CCIE
6 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.33%) Degree
8 2 (3.33%) CISSP
8 2 (3.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) vSphere
2 7 (11.67%) NFS
3 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.33%) OPNET
3 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.33%) Puppet
4 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.33%) Ansible
4 2 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Cisco
2 22 (36.67%) CheckPoint
3 15 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 14 (23.33%) HP
5 10 (16.67%) IBM
5 10 (16.67%) VMware
6 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.67%) Oracle
7 7 (11.67%) Blue Coat
7 7 (11.67%) TippingPoint
8 6 (10.00%) BMC
9 4 (6.67%) BT
10 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.00%) Brocade
10 3 (5.00%) Motorola
10 3 (5.00%) NetApp
11 2 (3.33%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) Aruba
12 1 (1.67%) KANA
12 1 (1.67%) SAP
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