Period
to 9 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 9 August 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 71 77
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing F5 3 14 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.71% 1.28% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 2.67% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 17
Median daily rate - £429 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.82% +3.03%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £490 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +3.16% +11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £53.33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £53.33

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 279 524 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 65.96% 47.85% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 284 391
Median daily rate £477 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.07% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £315 £280 £213
90th Percentile £638 £596 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £453 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +3.46% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 47 62
Median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +9.80% -22.73%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £29.45 £32.88
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.65 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.83% +20.38% -21.21%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Milton Keynes

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Daily rate trend for F5 in Milton Keynes

F5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing F5 in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for F5 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for F5.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Due Diligence
1 3 (100.00%) Thought Leadership
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (33.33%) Red Team
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Due Diligence
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Thought Leadership
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Red Team
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed