Period
to 17 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 February 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 82 83
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 -
Contract jobs citing F5 6 6 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.58% 0.64% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.60% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 49
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £503 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.57% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £420 £228 £300
90th Percentile £544 £350 £420
North East median daily rate £403 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +15.00% +2.94% -6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 349 376 1,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.62% 40.09% 52.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 260 730
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.92% +13.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £248 £262
90th Percentile £564 £550 £533
North East median daily rate £413 £378 £353
% change year-on-year +9.27% +7.09% -11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 60
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.78 £12.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.24% -46.24% -0.75%
10th Percentile £10.13 £8.38 £10.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £31.00 £40.30
North East median hourly rate £14.77 £12.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.84% -43.33% +13.92%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Tyne and Wear

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Tyne and Wear

F5
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 6 £503 +43.57% 1
F5
North East

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for F5.

1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 5 (83.33%) iPaaS
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) VSAT
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Gemalto
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) ATM
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Firepower
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ISE
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (83.33%) VSAT
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Gemalto
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds