Period
to 23 January 2020

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 6 months to 23 January 2020 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 103 71
Rank change year-on-year -7 -32 +11
Contract jobs citing F5 12 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.66% 0.91% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.87% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 8
Wiltshire median daily rate £388 £381 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.64% -1.61% +1.64%
10th Percentile £359 £306 £321
90th Percentile £433 £660 £507
South West median daily rate £410 £421 £450
% change year-on-year -2.67% -6.39% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £21.59 -

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 Wiltshire.

All Vendors
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 901 909 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 49.26% 48.51% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 582 284
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £260 £288 £289
90th Percentile £613 £625 £600
South West median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.50 £46.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.26% +106.74% -42.21%
10th Percentile £15.10 £17.23 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.55 £49.55 £38.38
South West median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.25% +70.21% +0.97%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2020.

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 6 months to 23 January 2020. 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
Swindon +12 10 £400 +14.29%
Corsham -9 1 £375 -
Chippenham - 1 £375 -
F5
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) McAfee
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 5 (41.67%) Riverbed
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (41.67%) Publishing
5 5 (41.67%) WLAN
5 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
7 2 (16.67%) Project Delivery

F5
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) RIP
6 1 (8.33%) SNMP
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Project Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) Server Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCIP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCSA
4 1 (8.33%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) ProxySG
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) McAfee
3 5 (41.67%) Riverbed
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Intel
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (8.33%) Fortinet