The first table below looks at the demand for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 139 115 143
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.42% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 2.52% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £355
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
418 397 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.08% 16.61% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 152 244
Average daily rate £313 £285 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 65
Average hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 2 £450 - 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 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
3 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
3 5 (62.50%) CCSE
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) NetScreen
3 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) Infoblox
3 5 (62.50%) Imperva
4 1 (12.50%) Junos
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
1 6 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) NetScreen
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Security Specialist
1 6 (75.00%) Network Specialist
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
1 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) CCSE
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
3 5 (62.50%) Infoblox
3 5 (62.50%) Imperva
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
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