Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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 Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 150 146
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 0 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.28% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Manchester median daily rate - £539 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.06% +51.72%
North West median daily rate £550 £520 £430
% change year-on-year +5.77% +20.93% +18.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 386 569 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.04% 16.15% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 329 265
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £207 £205
90th Percentile £538 £545 £513
North West median daily rate £388 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -5.49% +9.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year - -5.44% -10.95%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Manchester

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Manchester