Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 August 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 90 148
Rank change year-on-year +7 +58 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.07% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.35% 0.47% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £318 £223 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.70% -32.58% -
10th Percentile £253 £219 £276
90th Percentile £351 £226 £436
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £318 £223 £330
% change year-on-year +42.70% -32.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 187 212 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.98% 25.09% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 170 448
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.79% -16.61%
10th Percentile £226 £208 £205
90th Percentile £475 £529 £425
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 65
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.25 £27.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.04% -3.57% +30.23%
10th Percentile £11.58 £14.36 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.63 £42.90 £36.30
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.50 £21.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year +35.63% -22.32% +30.23%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in Newcastle upon Tyne

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) McAfee
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (100.00%) F5
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (70.00%) Escalation Management
4 7 (70.00%) Decision-Making
5 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (50.00%) Time Management
6 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (50.00%) Proactive Management
6 5 (50.00%) Network Management
7 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Network Support
3 5 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 9 (90.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
4 7 (70.00%) Decision-Making
4 7 (70.00%) Escalation Management
5 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (50.00%) Network Management
6 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (50.00%) Proactive Management
6 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (50.00%) Time Management
7 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) JSP 440
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) F5
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) McAfee
2 4 (40.00%) Remedy