The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 454 516 492
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -24
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 110 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.066% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 0.49% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 15 5
Average daily rate
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£423 £420 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £360 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £540 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £420 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7037 6061 6348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.77% 13.25% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3842 3141 3133
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 359 566
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Jobs Demand Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Histogram in England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

F5 BIG-IP GTM Hourly Rate Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contract Job Locations in 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 GTM within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Yorkshire +27 40 £401 +1.64%
London +11 34 £425 -15.00% 5
South East - 23 £513 - 4
East of England +8 4 £475 +22.58%
South West - 4 £508 -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 GTM.

1 158 (100.00%) F5
2 145 (91.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 133 (84.18%) Cisco
4 127 (80.38%) Firewall
5 97 (61.39%) Cisco Certification
6 96 (60.76%) CheckPoint
7 94 (59.49%) Cisco ASA
8 89 (56.33%) Blue Coat
9 83 (52.53%) CCNP
10 81 (51.27%) DNS
11 79 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
12 74 (46.84%) Network Security
13 73 (46.20%) OSPF
14 70 (44.30%) Juniper
15 69 (43.67%) DHCP
16 65 (41.14%) Load Balancing
16 65 (41.14%) BIG-IP
17 64 (40.51%) VMware
18 62 (39.24%) BGP
19 59 (37.34%) CCSE
20 53 (33.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 53 (33.54%) Infoblox
21 52 (32.91%) NetScreen
22 50 (31.65%) Citrix
23 49 (31.01%) E-Commerce
24 47 (29.75%) HP
25 43 (27.22%) DMVPN
26 37 (23.42%) Linux
26 37 (23.42%) Imperva
27 34 (21.52%) Fat Client

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 GTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.70%) IIS
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) MediaWiki
4 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.27%) SaaS
1 2 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (91.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 127 (80.38%) Firewall
3 94 (59.49%) Cisco ASA
4 81 (51.27%) DNS
5 79 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
6 74 (46.84%) Network Security
7 73 (46.20%) OSPF
8 69 (43.67%) DHCP
9 65 (41.14%) BIG-IP
10 62 (39.24%) BGP
11 52 (32.91%) NetScreen
12 43 (27.22%) DMVPN
13 33 (20.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 27 (17.09%) WAN
15 23 (14.56%) VPN
16 20 (12.66%) TCP/IP
17 19 (12.03%) Junos
18 18 (11.39%) LAN
19 17 (10.76%) MPLS
20 13 (8.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.27%) OLTP
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (18.35%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Games
2 7 (4.43%) Retail
3 2 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.63%) Back Office
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Local Government
4 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (39.24%) Network Engineer
2 35 (22.15%) Security Specialist
3 34 (21.52%) Network Specialist
3 34 (21.52%) Network Security Specialist
4 28 (17.72%) Consultant
5 17 (10.76%) Network Consultant
6 15 (9.49%) Architect
7 11 (6.96%) Security Consultant
8 9 (5.70%) Analyst
8 9 (5.70%) Network Security Consultant
9 8 (5.06%) Firewall Consultant
10 7 (4.43%) Network Design Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Network Architect
10 7 (4.43%) Design Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
11 6 (3.80%) Designer
12 5 (3.16%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.33%) Rendezvous
2 3 (1.90%) Web Services
3 2 (1.27%) XSD
3 2 (1.27%) WSDL
3 2 (1.27%) Middleware
3 2 (1.27%) Java EE
3 2 (1.27%) JSON
3 2 (1.27%) REST
3 2 (1.27%) SOAP
4 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.52%) Thin Client
1 34 (21.52%) Fat Client
2 31 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.33%) Cryptography
4 8 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.80%) Online Games
6 5 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.63%) Tandem
7 1 (0.63%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.42%) Linux
2 18 (11.39%) Windows
3 11 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) UNIX
5 1 (0.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (41.14%) Load Balancing
2 49 (31.01%) E-Commerce
3 32 (20.25%) ITIL
4 26 (16.46%) Service Management
5 23 (14.56%) Network Design
6 22 (13.92%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.13%) Network Architecture
8 14 (8.86%) Line Management
9 13 (8.23%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (8.23%) Change Management
10 11 (6.96%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.33%) Network Management
11 10 (6.33%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.70%) Time Management
13 7 (4.43%) Project Management
14 4 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (2.53%) WAN Optimisation
15 3 (1.90%) B2B
16 2 (1.27%) B2C
16 2 (1.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.46%) C
2 10 (6.33%) Lisp
3 4 (2.53%) SQL
4 2 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 97 (61.39%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (52.53%) CCNP
3 59 (37.34%) CCSE
4 14 (8.86%) CCIE
5 13 (8.23%) Security Cleared
6 11 (6.96%) CISSP
7 10 (6.33%) CCDP
8 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared
9 8 (5.06%) CCNA
10 7 (4.43%) Degree
11 4 (2.53%) CCSP
11 4 (2.53%) VCP4
12 2 (1.27%) CCSA
12 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.63%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.63%) MCSE
13 1 (0.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.86%) QA
2 11 (6.96%) SLA
3 8 (5.06%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) GPG13
System Software
1 53 (33.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.76%) XenServer
3 14 (8.86%) vSphere
4 8 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.43%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.80%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.53%) XenApp
7 4 (2.53%) UAG
8 2 (1.27%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (6.33%) OPNET
2 8 (5.06%) WhatsUp Gold
3 7 (4.43%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (3.16%) SCCM
4 5 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.53%) SCOM
6 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.63%) Puppet
7 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) F5
2 133 (84.18%) Cisco
3 96 (60.76%) CheckPoint
4 89 (56.33%) Blue Coat
5 70 (44.30%) Juniper
6 64 (40.51%) VMware
7 53 (33.54%) Infoblox
8 50 (31.65%) Citrix
9 47 (29.75%) HP
10 37 (23.42%) Imperva
11 34 (21.52%) TippingPoint
12 15 (9.49%) SolarWinds
13 14 (8.86%) McAfee
14 11 (6.96%) NetScout
14 11 (6.96%) Bloomberg
15 10 (6.33%) TIBCO
15 10 (6.33%) BMC
15 10 (6.33%) Microsoft
15 10 (6.33%) Tufin
15 10 (6.33%) LogLogic
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Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago