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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
South East / Hampshire
Rank 91 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 19 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 0.052% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.27% 0.21% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Median daily rate £409 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £400 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £405 £401
% change year-on-year
+0.98% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
445 484 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.67% 25.05% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 297 206
Median daily rate £409 £352 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 17 48
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

BIG-IP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 11 £415 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) WAN
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 19 (100.00%) Aruba
1 19 (100.00%) F5
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
3 16 (84.21%) HP ASE
3 16 (84.21%) HP MASE
3 16 (84.21%) CCSE
3 16 (84.21%) Network Design
3 16 (84.21%) JNCIA
3 16 (84.21%) JNCIE
3 16 (84.21%) Fortinet
3 16 (84.21%) FortiGate
3 16 (84.21%) CCSA
3 16 (84.21%) CCIP
3 16 (84.21%) CCDP
3 16 (84.21%) Firewall
3 16 (84.21%) Juniper
3 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
3 16 (84.21%) CCIE
4 15 (78.95%) Service Management
4 15 (78.95%) ITSM
4 15 (78.95%) ITIL

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 19 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) WAN
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 16 (84.21%) Firewall
General
1 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Network Design
2 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 15 (78.95%) ITSM
2 15 (78.95%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
3 16 (84.21%) CCDP
3 16 (84.21%) CCIE
3 16 (84.21%) CCIP
3 16 (84.21%) CCSA
3 16 (84.21%) CCSE
3 16 (84.21%) HP ASE
3 16 (84.21%) HP MASE
3 16 (84.21%) JNCIA
3 16 (84.21%) JNCIE
4 13 (68.42%) Degree
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Aruba
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) F5
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
2 16 (84.21%) Fortinet
2 16 (84.21%) Juniper