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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.40% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+40.57% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
85 111 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.66% 14.68% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 62 43
Median daily rate £413 £311 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% +10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 21
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.13 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.38% -19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £18.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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