The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 505 497 523
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 61 42 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.090% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 0.66% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 29
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £326 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £413 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £41.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6885 6381 8286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.93% 13.70% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3732 3407 3763
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 426 653
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +4.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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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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
London +21 20 £465 +7.51% 1
Yorkshire +5 8 £401 +14.02% 1
South East -7 7 £450 +14.64% 1
East of England -28 2 £363 -12.12%
Midlands - - - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
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F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 107 (99.07%) F5
2 103 (95.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 96 (88.89%) Cisco
4 89 (82.41%) Firewall
5 69 (63.89%) CheckPoint
6 64 (59.26%) Network Security
7 63 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (58.33%) Blue Coat
8 57 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
9 56 (51.85%) CCNP
10 48 (44.44%) Juniper
11 46 (42.59%) BIG-IP
12 44 (40.74%) BGP
13 38 (35.19%) DNS
14 37 (34.26%) OSPF
15 35 (32.41%) NetScreen
15 35 (32.41%) DMVPN
16 34 (31.48%) Load Balancing
17 33 (30.56%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (30.56%) CCSE
18 32 (29.63%) Citrix
18 32 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
19 29 (26.85%) Linux
20 28 (25.93%) E-Commerce
20 28 (25.93%) HP
21 27 (25.00%) VMware
21 27 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 26 (24.07%) Infoblox
22 26 (24.07%) DHCP
23 25 (23.15%) Thin Client

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.85%) nginx
2 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.85%) IIS
2 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.93%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Office
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 103 (95.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 89 (82.41%) Firewall
3 64 (59.26%) Network Security
4 63 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (42.59%) BIG-IP
6 44 (40.74%) BGP
7 38 (35.19%) DNS
8 37 (34.26%) OSPF
9 35 (32.41%) NetScreen
9 35 (32.41%) DMVPN
10 33 (30.56%) Cisco IOS
11 32 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 26 (24.07%) DHCP
13 22 (20.37%) WAN
14 15 (13.89%) VPN
14 15 (13.89%) MPLS
15 14 (12.96%) SSL
16 11 (10.19%) Junos
17 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
17 9 (8.33%) LAN
General
1 14 (12.96%) Finance
2 12 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (3.70%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Local Government
5 2 (1.85%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (42.59%) Network Engineer
2 28 (25.93%) Network Specialist
3 25 (23.15%) Security Specialist
3 25 (23.15%) Network Security Specialist
4 18 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 17 (15.74%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Architect
6 7 (6.48%) Consultant
6 7 (6.48%) Network Support
7 6 (5.56%) Security Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
7 6 (5.56%) Network Consultant
7 6 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.63%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Network Designer
8 5 (4.63%) Security Designer
8 5 (4.63%) Designer
9 4 (3.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) CSS
2 2 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Thin Client
1 25 (23.15%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.78%) Online Games
3 2 (1.85%) Cryptography
3 2 (1.85%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.85%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) UNIX
3 4 (3.70%) Windows
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Load Balancing
2 28 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 11 (10.19%) Service Management
3 11 (10.19%) Network Design
4 9 (8.33%) Change Control
5 8 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 8 (7.41%) ITIL
6 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.48%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (5.56%) Network Management
7 6 (5.56%) Change Management
7 6 (5.56%) Migration
8 5 (4.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.70%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.78%) Kanban
10 3 (2.78%) Scrum
10 3 (2.78%) Project Management
11 2 (1.85%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.67%) C
2 4 (3.70%) Perl
3 2 (1.85%) Lisp
3 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 57 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (51.85%) CCNP
3 33 (30.56%) CCSE
4 16 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.56%) JNCIS
6 6 (5.56%) CCDP
7 5 (4.63%) Degree
8 4 (3.70%) CCIE
9 2 (1.85%) CCNA
9 2 (1.85%) CISSP
9 2 (1.85%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) CCSA
10 1 (0.93%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
2 6 (5.56%) SLA
3 2 (1.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 27 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.26%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.78%) vSphere
4 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.85%) OPNET
3 1 (0.93%) OpenView
3 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 107 (99.07%) F5
2 96 (88.89%) Cisco
3 69 (63.89%) CheckPoint
4 63 (58.33%) Blue Coat
5 48 (44.44%) Juniper
6 32 (29.63%) Citrix
7 28 (25.93%) HP
8 27 (25.00%) VMware
9 26 (24.07%) Infoblox
10 25 (23.15%) Imperva
11 24 (22.22%) McAfee
12 16 (14.81%) TippingPoint
13 11 (10.19%) IronPort
14 8 (7.41%) Fortinet
15 5 (4.63%) Sourcefire
16 4 (3.70%) SolarWinds
16 4 (3.70%) Nokia
17 3 (2.78%) Symantec
17 3 (2.78%) Avaya
17 3 (2.78%) BMC
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