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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 117 120 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 13 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.72% 2.01% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £491 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% +1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £401
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
349 497 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.81% 17.91% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 246 180
Median daily rate £400 £326 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% +0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 59 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% +32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
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 2 May 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 +19 13 £491 +3.31% 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 22 (100.00%) F5
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
3 18 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 17 (77.27%) BIG-IP
4 17 (77.27%) DNS
5 16 (72.73%) Blue Coat
6 15 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (63.64%) MPLS
8 11 (50.00%) Finance
9 9 (40.91%) Firewall
10 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (31.82%) CCNP
11 6 (27.27%) Banking
11 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
11 6 (27.27%) CCNA
12 5 (22.73%) ATM
12 5 (22.73%) Network Security
13 4 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
13 4 (18.18%) SIEM
13 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 4 (18.18%) CCSE
13 4 (18.18%) Nessus
13 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (18.18%) Internet
14 3 (13.64%) CCSA
14 3 (13.64%) LAN
14 3 (13.64%) WAN
14 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
14 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification

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 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 17 (77.27%) BIG-IP
2 17 (77.27%) DNS
3 15 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (63.64%) MPLS
5 9 (40.91%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) ATM
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) tcpdump
8 3 (13.64%) WAN
8 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
9 2 (9.09%) VPN
10 1 (4.55%) BGP
10 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (4.55%) DMVPN
10 1 (4.55%) NetScreen
10 1 (4.55%) OSPF
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Specialist
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IP Network Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (18.18%) SIEM
1 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNP
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) CCSE
4 3 (13.64%) CCSA
4 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) F5
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
3 18 (81.82%) CheckPoint
4 16 (72.73%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Imperva
5 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
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