The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.17% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BIG-IP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 76 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.54% 8.65% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 49 37
Average daily rate £333 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £128 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £68.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +300.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow