Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 17 December 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 Networks BIG-IP
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - +96 0
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% - 0.066%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 - £313
10th Percentile £403 - £306
90th Percentile £504 - £319
South West median daily rate £550 £390 £276
% change year-on-year +41.03% +41.18% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 176 223 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 14.30% 17.31% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 131 147
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £210
90th Percentile £553 £538 £538
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% +0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 10
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.40% +7.50% +76.29%
10th Percentile £15.70 £32.50 £20.08
90th Percentile £41.50 £74.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -28.67% -4.46% +72.98%

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Wiltshire

BIG-IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BIG-IP in Wiltshire

BIG-IP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Swindon - 4 £425 -
BIG-IP
South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Radware
4 1 (25.00%) Broadband
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (25.00%) Broadband
4 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Implementation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Radware