Period
to 21 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 21 November 2019 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 > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 139 118
Rank change year-on-year +43 -21 0
Contract jobs citing F5 25 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.23% 0.71% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 1.67% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 32
Surrey median daily rate £425 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% +22.58%
10th Percentile £356 £356 £363
90th Percentile £496 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £408
% change year-on-year +2.41% +1.84% -4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £147.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £93.75 -

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,024 1,379 1,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 50.29% 42.71% 49.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 951 917
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £567
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 47
Surrey median hourly rate £17.41 £20.75 £15.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.12% +33.44% -43.20%
10th Percentile £10.58 £13.50 £12.80
90th Percentile £28.44 £49.25 £25.00
South East median hourly rate £19.31 £16.50 £16.97
% change year-on-year +17.03% -2.74% +6.03%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Surrey

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Surrey

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for F5 in Surrey

F5
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for F5 in Surrey

F5
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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
Staines +13 9 £465 +1.92%
Leatherhead - 6 £444 -
Weybridge - 2 £350 -
Woking - 1 £500 -
Dorking - 1 - -
Godalming - 1 £400 -
F5
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for F5.

1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (60.00%) CCNP
5 12 (48.00%) Palo Alto
6 10 (40.00%) FortiGate
7 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
8 8 (32.00%) Network Design
8 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (32.00%) Network Security
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
10 6 (24.00%) BIG-IP
11 4 (16.00%) Wireless
11 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
11 4 (16.00%) Change Management
11 4 (16.00%) CCNA
11 4 (16.00%) DNS
11 4 (16.00%) LAN
11 4 (16.00%) AlgoSec
12 3 (12.00%) ITIL
12 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (12.00%) CCIE
12 3 (12.00%) Juniper
12 3 (12.00%) VMware
13 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
13 2 (8.00%) Incident Management

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) AWS
2 1 (4.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (32.00%) Network Security
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (24.00%) BIG-IP
6 4 (16.00%) DNS
6 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
6 4 (16.00%) LAN
6 4 (16.00%) Wireless
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (8.00%) Skype
8 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (8.00%) WAN
8 2 (8.00%) WLAN
9 1 (4.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Network Design
2 4 (16.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (60.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) CCDA
5 2 (8.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (4.00%) CCSE
6 1 (4.00%) CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (16.00%) AlgoSec
6 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (8.00%) Aruba
7 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (8.00%) FireEye
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) LogLogic
7 2 (8.00%) Meraki
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (8.00%) TippingPoint
8 1 (4.00%) Okta
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle