Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for BIG-IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BIG-IP over the 6 months to 18 July 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 Networks BIG-IP
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 142 173
Rank change year-on-year -30 +31 +8
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 3 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.079% 0.65% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 2.72% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 3
Hampshire median daily rate £345 £410 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.75% +7.76% +6.29%
10th Percentile £338 £272 £363
90th Percentile £353 £479 £399
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £445
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

BIG-IP 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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 749 882 999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.79% 23.75% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 538 638
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +8.33% -1.64%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £285
90th Percentile £561 £513 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 69 73
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.50% -46.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.39 £11.58 £16.25
90th Percentile £46.30 £43.75 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £25.01 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +42.89% -31.37% -9.33%

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Hampshire

BIG-IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BIG-IP in Hampshire

BIG-IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BIG-IP 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 6 months to 18 July 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
Gosport - 3 £345 -
BIG-IP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check

BIG-IP
Co-occurring 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%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Support
3 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
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 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed