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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 July 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 90 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs citing F5 52 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.78% 0.87% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 2.16% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 10
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £460 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -30.00%
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
1103 1206 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.77% 40.39% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 749 512
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 60
Median hourly rate £13.81 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.08% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire +10 32 £413 -0.30% 5
South Yorkshire -1 14 £375 +31.57% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £388 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 82 (74.55%) Cisco
2 67 (60.91%) Firewall
3 37 (33.64%) Load Balancing
4 35 (31.82%) CheckPoint
5 33 (30.00%) Internet
5 33 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 31 (28.18%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (26.36%) Cisco ASA
8 28 (25.45%) Network Security
8 28 (25.45%) Data Centre
9 26 (23.64%) Windows
9 26 (23.64%) Finance
10 23 (20.91%) Linux
10 23 (20.91%) CCNP
10 23 (20.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 21 (19.09%) CCNA
13 20 (18.18%) VMware
14 19 (17.27%) Unix
15 18 (16.36%) PowerShell
16 17 (15.45%) BIG-IP
16 17 (15.45%) DNS
17 16 (14.55%) SSL
17 16 (14.55%) Red Hat
17 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
17 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (13.64%) DMZ
19 13 (11.82%) HTTP
19 13 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
19 13 (11.82%) Windows Server

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 11 (10.00%) IIS
2 6 (5.45%) Apache
2 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.55%) Confluence
3 5 (4.55%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.55%) nginx
3 5 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) IaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (60.91%) Firewall
2 33 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 33 (30.00%) Internet
3 29 (26.36%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (25.45%) Network Security
5 23 (20.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 17 (15.45%) BIG-IP
7 17 (15.45%) DNS
8 16 (14.55%) SSL
8 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
9 15 (13.64%) DMZ
10 13 (11.82%) HTTP
11 10 (9.09%) Extranet
11 10 (9.09%) Intranet
12 7 (6.36%) BGP
12 7 (6.36%) Ethernet
13 5 (4.55%) LAN
13 5 (4.55%) VPN
13 5 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.45%) MySQL
2 6 (5.45%) Redis
3 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.64%) Informix
5 3 (2.73%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.82%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.91%) Big Data
7 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.91%) QlikView
7 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.36%) JIRA
3 5 (4.55%) Gitweb
4 4 (3.64%) Travis CI
5 2 (1.82%) Hudson
5 2 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (23.64%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Law
3 7 (6.36%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Games
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (39.09%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.45%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (15.45%) Security Engineer
3 15 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (10.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Administrator
6 9 (8.18%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (6.36%) Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Junior
9 5 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.64%) Automation Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Junior Network Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Network Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) Node.js
1 9 (8.18%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.64%) React
4 3 (2.73%) 802.1X
4 3 (2.73%) Web Services
4 3 (2.73%) XML
5 2 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.82%) Dropwizard
5 2 (1.82%) REST
6 1 (0.91%) HTML
6 1 (0.91%) LAMP
6 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.55%) Clustering
3 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.82%) DataPower
4 2 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.82%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.82%) RIA
5 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.91%) PKI
5 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.64%) Windows
2 23 (20.91%) Linux
3 19 (17.27%) Unix
4 13 (11.82%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.45%) CentOS
7 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.64%) Load Balancing
2 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (9.09%) Server Building
4 7 (6.36%) Migration
4 7 (6.36%) Network Design
5 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (5.45%) DevOps
5 6 (5.45%) Security Patching
6 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.55%) Kanban
6 5 (4.55%) Scrum
7 4 (3.64%) BDD
7 4 (3.64%) Change Control
7 4 (3.64%) High Availability
7 4 (3.64%) Open Source
7 4 (3.64%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.64%) TDD
8 3 (2.73%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (2.73%) Network Architecture
8 3 (2.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.36%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.45%) Bash Shell
2 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.45%) Perl
2 6 (5.45%) PHP
3 5 (4.55%) Ruby
4 2 (1.82%) Java
4 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.82%) SQL
5 1 (0.91%) Lisp
5 1 (0.91%) Python
5 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (20.91%) CCNP
3 21 (19.09%) CCNA
4 10 (9.09%) CCSA
5 9 (8.18%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (6.36%) CCDP
6 7 (6.36%) CCSE
7 5 (4.55%) CCDA
7 5 (4.55%) CCIE
8 4 (3.64%) Degree
8 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.82%) CCSP
10 2 (1.82%) CISSP
10 2 (1.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.91%) CCDE
System Software
1 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.09%) Firmware
3 5 (4.55%) NFS
3 5 (4.55%) Squid
4 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.91%) ACF2
5 1 (0.91%) Docker
5 1 (0.91%) RACF
5 1 (0.91%) vCloud
5 1 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.91%) vSphere
5 1 (0.91%) XenApp
5 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.18%) Nagios
3 8 (7.27%) Graphite
4 7 (6.36%) Puppet
5 6 (5.45%) Ansible
5 6 (5.45%) Grafana
6 5 (4.55%) Graylog
6 5 (4.55%) HAProxy
6 5 (4.55%) Icinga
6 5 (4.55%) StatsD
6 5 (4.55%) Terraform
7 4 (3.64%) Opsview
8 3 (2.73%) Cacti
8 3 (2.73%) Nexpose
8 3 (2.73%) OPNET
8 3 (2.73%) Salt
9 2 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 82 (74.55%) Cisco
2 35 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 20 (18.18%) VMware
4 16 (14.55%) Red Hat
5 11 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 10 (9.09%) Juniper
7 9 (8.18%) HP
7 9 (8.18%) Palo Alto
8 7 (6.36%) IBM
8 7 (6.36%) Oracle
8 7 (6.36%) Riverbed
9 6 (5.45%) EMC
9 6 (5.45%) NetApp
9 6 (5.45%) TippingPoint
10 5 (4.55%) New Relic
11 4 (3.64%) Cramer
11 4 (3.64%) Symantec
12 3 (2.73%) BMC
12 3 (2.73%) Dell
12 3 (2.73%) Intel Security
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