Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 17 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 84 56
Rank change year-on-year +15 -28 +11
Contract jobs citing F5 14 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.48% 0.10% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.91% 0.25% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 15
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% -
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £331 £400
% change year-on-year -1.89% -17.19% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire.

All Vendors
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 358 403 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.76% 40.67% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 193 215
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £263 £276 £213
90th Percentile £538 £582 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 27
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £12.28 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% -12.32% +3.70%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £20.32 £19.88 £19.90
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Nottinghamshire

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Nottinghamshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +13 14 £325 - 1
F5
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (42.86%) iPlanet
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (42.86%) Sun
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) HPUX
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) JBoss
3 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 5 (35.71%) J2EE
4 5 (35.71%) SUSE
4 5 (35.71%) Clustering
4 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
5 3 (21.43%) Network Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (21.43%) WAP
5 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) iPlanet
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) FCoE
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 2 (14.29%) SMS
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Solaris Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) AIX
1 6 (42.86%) HPUX
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Solaris
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 5 (35.71%) SUSE
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) C-shell
1 2 (14.29%) Korn
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
1 2 (14.29%) Samba
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) Sun
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
5 2 (14.29%) PlateSpin
5 2 (14.29%) Veritas
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Borland
6 1 (7.14%) Cognos
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Opsware
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec