Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 - 108
Rank change year-on-year - +108 +23
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.24% - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% - 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - £400
South East median daily rate £575 £475 £375
% change year-on-year +21.05% +26.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

F5 BIG-IP GTM is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 282 364 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.56% 18.63% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 221 140
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +6.96%
10th Percentile £247 £200 £259
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 12
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +187.50% -3.03% -26.97%
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.70 £9.15
90th Percentile £55.00 £41.05 £19.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +51.52% -49.23% +1.94%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing F5 BIG-IP GTM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in Buckinghamshire

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in Buckinghamshire

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (20.00%) Java EE
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Data Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet