Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 19 November 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 80 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 -27 +8
Contract jobs citing F5 13 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.53% 0.11% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 0.27% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 15
Nottingham median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% -
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 £325 £400
% change year-on-year - -18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Nottingham.

All Vendors
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 317 367 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 37.29% 41.33% 38.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 179 196
Nottingham median daily rate £370 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.84% +10.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £214
90th Percentile £538 £581 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 19
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.23 £12.28 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% -1.80% -7.41%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.70
90th Percentile £20.32 £18.97 £19.50
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £12.28 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.41% -12.32% +3.70%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Nottingham

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for F5.

1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
3 6 (46.15%) iPlanet
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (46.15%) Sun
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) AIX
3 6 (46.15%) HPUX
3 6 (46.15%) Solaris
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) JBoss
3 6 (46.15%) Apache
3 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (38.46%) J2EE
4 5 (38.46%) Clustering
4 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 5 (38.46%) SUSE
4 5 (38.46%) High Availability
5 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
5 3 (23.08%) Network Management
5 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) WAP
5 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) iPlanet
1 6 (46.15%) JBoss
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
1 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) FCoE
4 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) SMS
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Solaris Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Support
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Support
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) AIX
1 6 (46.15%) HPUX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) SUSE
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 5 (38.46%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (15.38%) C-shell
1 2 (15.38%) Korn
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) KVM
1 2 (15.38%) Samba
1 2 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) Sun
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
5 2 (15.38%) PlateSpin
5 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Borland
6 1 (7.69%) Cognos
6 1 (7.69%) Opsware
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec