The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 53 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing F5 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.08% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 0.70% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.58% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £425 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.83
% change year-on-year - -15.40%  

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 Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 262 284 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.56% 43.16% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 184 163
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £273 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.88% +10.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.80 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing F5 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Wiltshire

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 in Wiltshire

F5
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for F5 in Wiltshire

F5
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 3 £381 -10.29%
Corsham - 1 - -
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
6 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
6 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) ATM
5 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIE
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Opsview
1 1 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (20.00%) Nokia
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Gemalto
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk