The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.69% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.56% 5.74% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 25
Average daily rate £450 £600 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £474 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £706
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £46.23 £115.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BIG-IP across the Docklands, London region.

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Control-M
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Control-M
1 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) CA