Period
to 16 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

F5
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 55 53
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -
Contract jobs citing F5 9 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.84% 0.83% 1.91%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 1.54% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Basingstoke median daily rate £363 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £314 £388 £323
90th Percentile £438 £413 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Basingstoke.

All Vendors
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 244 259 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 49.90% 53.51% 61.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 114 187
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £173
90th Percentile £575 £546 £576
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 20
Basingstoke median hourly rate £14.51 £13.70 £19.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.91% -31.29% +2.59%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.85 £10.40
90th Percentile £32.50 £16.70 £40.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.12 £19.39 £20.00
% change year-on-year +29.58% -3.08% -

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Basingstoke

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing F5 in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for F5.

1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) CyberArk
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) CESG

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) LTE
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) SCTP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Engineering Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IP Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCDA
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) CyberArk
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds