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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 137 128 135
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.035% 0.041% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
477 408 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.64% 16.76% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 175 198
Average daily rate £350 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 73 57
Average hourly rate £24.50 £21.75 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.64% -33.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%

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
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 25 November 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 - - - - 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 25 November 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 5 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Junos
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper