The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 94 91
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.076% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.39% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £455 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -30.00%
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 Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
242 256 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.04% 19.34% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 152 110
Median daily rate £400 £355 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £455 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 19
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £49.30 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey