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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 516 503 509
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 70 52 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.79% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 22
Average daily rate
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£433 £401 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £388 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £401 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.60% -2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.00
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
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 +14 45 £435 -3.33% 5
West Midlands +4 7 £313 -25.59% 1
Yorkshire -24 6 £350 -12.60% 1
North West -13 3 £450 -
South East -19 2 £500 +6.66% 2
East Midlands - 2 £313 -
Midlands - 2 £320 -
South West -15 1 £600 +33.33%
North East -21 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 166 (100.00%) F5
2 152 (91.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 147 (88.55%) Firewall
4 135 (81.33%) Cisco
5 109 (65.66%) Cisco Certification
6 88 (53.01%) CheckPoint
7 87 (52.41%) Blue Coat
8 84 (50.60%) Juniper
8 84 (50.60%) CCNP
9 82 (49.40%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (46.39%) DNS
11 75 (45.18%) OSPF
12 71 (42.77%) BIG-IP
13 70 (42.17%) BGP
14 65 (39.16%) Cisco IOS
15 63 (37.95%) Network Security
16 60 (36.14%) Load Balancing
17 59 (35.54%) DHCP
18 49 (29.52%) SolarWinds
19 47 (28.31%) Infoblox
19 47 (28.31%) WAN
20 45 (27.11%) TCP/IP
21 44 (26.51%) MPLS
22 43 (25.90%) Citrix
23 42 (25.30%) Cisco Nexus
23 42 (25.30%) DMVPN
24 40 (24.10%) Service Management
24 40 (24.10%) CCSE
24 40 (24.10%) Finance
25 38 (22.89%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (3.01%) IIS
2 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.60%) nginx
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Office
1 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (9.04%) RMDS
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
1 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (91.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 147 (88.55%) Firewall
3 82 (49.40%) Cisco ASA
4 77 (46.39%) DNS
5 75 (45.18%) OSPF
6 71 (42.77%) BIG-IP
7 70 (42.17%) BGP
8 65 (39.16%) Cisco IOS
9 63 (37.95%) Network Security
10 59 (35.54%) DHCP
11 47 (28.31%) WAN
12 45 (27.11%) TCP/IP
13 44 (26.51%) MPLS
14 42 (25.30%) DMVPN
14 42 (25.30%) Cisco Nexus
15 38 (22.89%) VoIP
16 37 (22.29%) IPsec
16 37 (22.29%) NetScreen
17 32 (19.28%) VPN
18 30 (18.07%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) OLTP
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 40 (24.10%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Retail
3 7 (4.22%) Banking
4 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.81%) Publishing
5 3 (1.81%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
6 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Advertising
6 2 (1.20%) Back Office
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (52.41%) Network Engineer
2 23 (13.86%) Consultant
3 19 (11.45%) Network Specialist
4 18 (10.84%) Security Specialist
4 18 (10.84%) Network Security Specialist
5 16 (9.64%) Network Consultant
6 9 (5.42%) Architect
6 9 (5.42%) Administrator
7 8 (4.82%) Security Consultant
7 8 (4.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (4.82%) Network Security Consultant
8 7 (4.22%) Network Architect
8 7 (4.22%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (4.22%) Firewall Consultant
8 7 (4.22%) Network Support
8 7 (4.22%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Analyst
9 5 (3.01%) Design Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Network Design Engineer
10 4 (2.41%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.04%) CSS
1 15 (9.04%) Rendezvous
2 5 (3.01%) Web Services
3 2 (1.20%) SOAP
3 2 (1.20%) Middleware
3 2 (1.20%) Java EE
3 2 (1.20%) JSON
3 2 (1.20%) XSD
3 2 (1.20%) WSDL
3 2 (1.20%) REST
4 1 (0.60%) JMS
4 1 (0.60%) WCF
4 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 34 (20.48%) Data Centre
3 18 (10.84%) Thin Client
3 18 (10.84%) Fat Client
4 16 (9.64%) Management Information System
5 14 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.20%) Clustering
8 2 (1.20%) DTV
8 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.60%) DataPower
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.60%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.06%) Linux
1 25 (15.06%) UNIX
2 15 (9.04%) Windows
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (36.14%) Load Balancing
2 40 (24.10%) Service Management
3 36 (21.69%) ITIL
4 33 (19.88%) E-Commerce
5 21 (12.65%) WAN Optimisation
6 19 (11.45%) Network Architecture
6 19 (11.45%) DDoS Mitigation
7 18 (10.84%) Change Management
8 14 (8.43%) Network Design
8 14 (8.43%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.02%) Network Management
9 10 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (6.02%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.42%) Scrum
10 9 (5.42%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.42%) Kanban
11 8 (4.82%) Line Management
12 6 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.83%) C
2 9 (5.42%) Lisp
3 5 (3.01%) VB
4 2 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (0.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (65.66%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (50.60%) CCNP
3 40 (24.10%) CCSE
4 22 (13.25%) Degree
5 17 (10.24%) CCIE
6 16 (9.64%) CISSP
7 13 (7.83%) Security Cleared
8 12 (7.23%) CCNA
9 9 (5.42%) CCDP
10 7 (4.22%) CCSA
11 4 (2.41%) CCSP
12 3 (1.81%) Avaya Certification
12 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.60%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.60%) PMP
14 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.60%) MCSE
14 1 (0.60%) MCSA
14 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) SLA
2 7 (4.22%) QA
3 3 (1.81%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.83%) XenServer
3 2 (1.20%) vSphere
3 2 (1.20%) Squid
3 2 (1.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) UAG
4 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (9.64%) RANCID
2 11 (6.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (6.02%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (5.42%) OPNET
5 6 (3.61%) FortiGate
6 4 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.20%) SCCM
8 1 (0.60%) SCOM
8 1 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) F5
2 135 (81.33%) Cisco
3 88 (53.01%) CheckPoint
4 87 (52.41%) Blue Coat
5 84 (50.60%) Juniper
6 49 (29.52%) SolarWinds
7 47 (28.31%) Infoblox
8 43 (25.90%) Citrix
9 35 (21.08%) VMware
10 33 (19.88%) HP
11 29 (17.47%) TippingPoint
12 20 (12.05%) McAfee
12 20 (12.05%) Imperva
13 19 (11.45%) NetScout
13 19 (11.45%) BMC
14 17 (10.24%) Bloomberg
14 17 (10.24%) Tufin
14 17 (10.24%) LogLogic
14 17 (10.24%) Lancope
15 15 (9.04%) TIBCO
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