The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 107 120 138
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 17 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.46% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 3.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Median daily rate £475 £469 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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
386 385 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.93% 14.74% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 198 287
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 36
Median hourly rate £29.61 £31.37 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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

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

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM across the East of England region.

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 17 £475 -2.56%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM.

1 21 (95.45%) F5
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
3 17 (77.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 16 (72.73%) DNS
5 15 (68.18%) BIG-IP
6 12 (54.55%) MPLS
6 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
8 8 (36.36%) Banking
8 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (22.73%) BGP
10 5 (22.73%) Law
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (18.18%) Retail
11 4 (18.18%) Network Security
11 4 (18.18%) OSPF
11 4 (18.18%) CCIE
12 3 (13.64%) CCNP
12 3 (13.64%) Juniper
13 2 (9.09%) Finance
13 2 (9.09%) Firewall
13 2 (9.09%) ATM
13 2 (9.09%) WAN
14 1 (4.55%) Presales
14 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
14 1 (4.55%) VPN
14 1 (4.55%) LAN
14 1 (4.55%) IPv6

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 16 (72.73%) DNS
3 15 (68.18%) BIG-IP
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (54.55%) MPLS
5 5 (22.73%) BGP
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
6 4 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) ATM
7 2 (9.09%) Firewall
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
8 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.55%) FCoE
8 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.55%) FirePass
8 1 (4.55%) IPv6
8 1 (4.55%) LAN
8 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.55%) VPN
General
1 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Law
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Network Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Check Point Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
1 1 (4.55%) Network Design
1 1 (4.55%) Presales
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCIE
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) F5
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
4 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) Huawei
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) VMware