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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 113 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% - 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £378 - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £385 £330
% change year-on-year
+18.25% +16.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
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
387 427 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.01% 19.56% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 247 275
Median daily rate £375 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 51 40
Median hourly rate £48.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.43 £47.83 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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
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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gosport - 2 £378 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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