Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 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
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 57 54
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3 -8
Contract jobs citing F5 4 5 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.56% 0.89% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 1.87% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £370 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.96% -29.57%
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -14.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.75 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +77.63% - -

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 138 268 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 53.91% 47.94% 56.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 126 136
Median daily rate £475 £431 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.14% +13.11% -4.69%
10th Percentile £165 £278 £171
90th Percentile £575 £650 £522
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £441 £405
% change year-on-year +1.98% +8.95% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 17
Median hourly rate £14.51 £13.70 £15.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.91% -11.98% -5.67%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.11 £10.40
90th Percentile £27.77 £48.40 £23.75
Median hourly rate £25.91 £24.71 £18.38
% change year-on-year +4.88% +34.45% -8.13%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Basingstoke

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing F5 in Basingstoke.

Daily rate trend for F5 in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds