Period
to 28 November 2020

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 28 November 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 Networks BIG-IP
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 125 111
Rank change year-on-year +66 -14 -19
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 4 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.72% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.48% 0.66% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £381 £393 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.87% - -
South West median daily rate £381 £410 -
% change year-on-year -7.01% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 115 302 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.83% 14.90% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 192 163
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - -
10th Percentile £264 £260 £121
90th Percentile £628 £575 £585
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -6.59% +93.62%
10th Percentile £41.60 £23.75 £17.50
90th Percentile £52.70 £52.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +37.10%

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Wiltshire

BIG-IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BIG-IP in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for BIG-IP in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 4 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

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%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) VMware