The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
England / East of England
Rank 116 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 1.18% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £488 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £485 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +17.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
356 340 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.03% 14.37% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 184 184
Median daily rate £334 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.79% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 67
Median hourly rate £21.50 £41.50 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.19% +78.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing F5 BIG-IP GTM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the East of England region.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 4 £450 -7.69%
Essex - 1 £425 -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 East of England region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 22 (95.65%) F5
2 19 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 19 (82.61%) CheckPoint
3 18 (78.26%) DNS
3 18 (78.26%) Cisco
3 18 (78.26%) BIG-IP
4 14 (60.87%) MPLS
4 14 (60.87%) Blue Coat
5 13 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (43.48%) Banking
7 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Law
9 5 (21.74%) CCIE
9 5 (21.74%) Network Security
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) Retail
11 3 (13.04%) IPsec
11 3 (13.04%) Firewall
11 3 (13.04%) Web Services
11 3 (13.04%) ATM
11 3 (13.04%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
11 3 (13.04%) Product Management
12 2 (8.70%) Converged Infrastructure
12 2 (8.70%) Procure-to-Pay

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 18 (78.26%) BIG-IP
2 18 (78.26%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) MPLS
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (21.74%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) ATM
6 3 (13.04%) Firewall
6 3 (13.04%) IPsec
7 2 (8.70%) BGP
7 2 (8.70%) OSPF
7 2 (8.70%) WAN
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.35%) DHCP
8 1 (4.35%) IPv6
8 1 (4.35%) LAN
8 1 (4.35%) NetScreen
8 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.35%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 10 (43.48%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Law
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Check Point Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Specialist
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat Specialist
5 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Product Management
1 3 (13.04%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (8.70%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) Line Management
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) F5
2 19 (82.61%) CheckPoint
3 18 (78.26%) Cisco
4 14 (60.87%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Huawei
6 1 (4.35%) Imperva
6 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
6 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.35%) VMware