The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 27 March 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 34
Contract jobs citing F5 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury - 4.63% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category - 7.69% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.83
% change year-on-year - -15.40%  

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 Newbury.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 46 65 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 47.42% 60.19% 48.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 67
Median daily rate £425 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% +22.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Newbury

F5
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for F5.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware