Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 July 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 92 96
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 -26
Contract jobs citing F5 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.26% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.64% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
Oxfordshire median daily rate £231 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.00% -10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £173 £290 £310
90th Percentile £294 £335 £450
South East median daily rate £425 £380 £388
% change year-on-year +11.84% -1.94% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £34.00 -

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 455 467 604
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 38.30% 40.02% 41.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 344 383
Oxfordshire median daily rate £434 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.09% -9.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £180 £200 £220
90th Percentile £550 £529 £530
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 65
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.85 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% -17.14% +21.40%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.25 £25.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.83% +9.34%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Oxfordshire

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Oxfordshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Abingdon - 2 £231 - 1
F5
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos