The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.67% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+21.17% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BIG-IP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 111 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.31% 14.96% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 35
Median daily rate £413 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 21
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BIG-IP across the Cambridgeshire region.

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire