The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs citing F5 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - - 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £349
% change year-on-year +4.63% +8.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.78% -5.00%  

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 221 256 355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.78% 43.99% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 132 201
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 41
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +41.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing F5 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Cambridgeshire

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
3 1 (33.33%) Decision Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Support
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Decision Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) HP