The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Canary Wharf region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.27% 8.15% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 27
Average daily rate £315 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £176 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
BIG-IP
London

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf