Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 October 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 92 77
Rank change year-on-year -14 -15 +14
Contract jobs citing F5 9 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.54% 0.45% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 1.12% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Glasgow median daily rate £406 - £330
10th Percentile £284 - £259
90th Percentile £500 - £382
Scotland median daily rate £475 £430 £330
% change year-on-year +10.47% +30.30% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate - £31.93 £41.00
% change year-on-year - -22.13% -

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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 727 536 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.53% 40.21% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 256 273
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £213 £205 £220
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.75% +100.00% -42.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £32.33 £33.75 £44.65
Scotland median hourly rate £16.75 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -33.00% +19.05% +44.83%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Glasgow

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Glasgow

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for F5 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for F5.

1 6 (66.67%) Juniper
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) vRealize

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (22.22%) VSAN
6 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
2 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Proactive Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) VMware NSX
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) McAfee
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas