The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 30 March 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 75
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.098% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.34% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £483 £413
% change year-on-year -10.88% +16.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

F5 BIG-IP LTM is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 144 295 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 22.09% 29.01% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 157 81
Median daily rate £425 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +21.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £290 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 3
Median hourly rate £53.75 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +158.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.89 £13.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £140.60 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Reading

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

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