Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 February 2020 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 83 98
Rank change year-on-year +14 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 1 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.14% 0.46% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 2.70% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -15.00%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 90 185 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.61% 16.86% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 99 138
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - -
10th Percentile £202 £313 £239
90th Percentile £550 £560 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £396 £420
% change year-on-year +0.95% -5.65% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.50 £22.68 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +19.36% +26.67%
10th Percentile £17.00 £12.93 £12.71
90th Percentile £34.15 £50.63 £60.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £22.68 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.83% -43.31% +166.67%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Milton Keynes

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto