The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 128 118
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.046% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.19% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BIG-IP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
469 520 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.24% 23.89% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 317 240
Median daily rate £362 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

BIG-IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP across the Hampshire region.

BIG-IP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) 802.11
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) 802.11
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper