Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 20 January 2019 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 76 87
Rank change year-on-year -39 +11 +1
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.27% 0.55% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 4.11% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £350 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.37% -7.45% +42.86%
South West median daily rate £350 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -36.36% +10.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 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 305 146 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.55% 13.32% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 91 127
Wiltshire median daily rate £385 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +6.06% +17.86%
10th Percentile £116 £288 £258
90th Percentile £625 £550 £543
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year - +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £29.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.32% -28.05% +2.50%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.70 £34.20
90th Percentile £49.50 £41.50 £65.50
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +41.70% -29.33% -3.85%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Wiltshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 F5 BIG-IP LTM within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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 -21 4 £350 -17.65%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (60.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (60.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (40.00%) VMware NSX
4 2 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (40.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Infoblox Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (40.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat