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 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 521 533 515
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 51 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.075% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.55% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 13
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£413 £403 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £403 £344
% change year-on-year
-0.49% +17.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7457 6376 7289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.34% 13.66% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4362 3564 3609
Average daily rate £365 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 428 603
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 November 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 27 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
London +9 32 £425 +28.78% 5
Yorkshire -4 8 £401 +3.35% 2
South East -22 3 £331 -22.05%
North West -6 2 £413 +25.00%
East of England -13 1 £413 - 1
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F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 113 (100.00%) F5
2 99 (87.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 85 (75.22%) Cisco
4 71 (62.83%) Firewall
5 62 (54.87%) Juniper
6 56 (49.56%) Cisco ASA
7 43 (38.05%) Network Security
8 42 (37.17%) Load Balancing
9 38 (33.63%) CheckPoint
10 36 (31.86%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (30.09%) CCNP
11 34 (30.09%) Blue Coat
12 31 (27.43%) WAN
13 29 (25.66%) Network Design
14 27 (23.89%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (23.01%) TippingPoint
15 26 (23.01%) BGP
16 24 (21.24%) HP
17 22 (19.47%) DNS
17 22 (19.47%) Windows
17 22 (19.47%) ITIL
17 22 (19.47%) McAfee
18 21 (18.58%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (18.58%) Junos
19 20 (17.70%) NetScreen
19 20 (17.70%) OSPF
20 19 (16.81%) LAN
20 19 (16.81%) Service Management
20 19 (16.81%) vSphere
21 18 (15.93%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 10 (8.85%) IIS
2 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.65%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.65%) Apache
4 2 (1.77%) nginx
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 99 (87.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 71 (62.83%) Firewall
3 56 (49.56%) Cisco ASA
4 43 (38.05%) Network Security
5 31 (27.43%) WAN
6 27 (23.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (23.01%) BGP
8 22 (19.47%) DNS
9 21 (18.58%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (18.58%) Junos
10 20 (17.70%) NetScreen
10 20 (17.70%) OSPF
11 19 (16.81%) LAN
12 18 (15.93%) VPN
13 17 (15.04%) SAN
14 16 (14.16%) SSL
15 13 (11.50%) BIG-IP
16 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
17 11 (9.73%) MPLS
17 11 (9.73%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Games
2 6 (5.31%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.65%) Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 50 (44.25%) Network Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) Consultant
3 13 (11.50%) Architect
4 12 (10.62%) Network Consultant
5 9 (7.96%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Design Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Security Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) Security Architect
7 7 (6.19%) Security Designer
7 7 (6.19%) Designer
7 7 (6.19%) Network Specialist
7 7 (6.19%) Security Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (4.42%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Network Designer
9 4 (3.54%) Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Network Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Security Specialist
9 4 (3.54%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Cryptography
2 6 (5.31%) Online Games
3 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.65%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.65%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.88%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Windows
2 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (9.73%) Linux
4 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.77%) MVS
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.17%) Load Balancing
2 29 (25.66%) Network Design
3 22 (19.47%) ITIL
4 19 (16.81%) Service Management
5 14 (12.39%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (10.62%) Incident Management
6 12 (10.62%) Network Management
7 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.85%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.96%) Time Management
10 8 (7.08%) Change Control
11 7 (6.19%) Network Architecture
11 7 (6.19%) WAN Optimisation
12 6 (5.31%) Change Management
13 4 (3.54%) Scrum
13 4 (3.54%) Kanban
14 3 (2.65%) DevOps
14 3 (2.65%) Project Management
15 2 (1.77%) Migration
15 2 (1.77%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) Lisp
1 6 (5.31%) C
2 3 (2.65%) SQL
3 2 (1.77%) Perl
3 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (31.86%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (30.09%) CCNP
3 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
4 13 (11.50%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.19%) CCDP
5 7 (6.19%) CCSE
6 5 (4.42%) Degree
6 5 (4.42%) CCNA
7 4 (3.54%) CCIE
8 3 (2.65%) CCSA
8 3 (2.65%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.77%) CISSP
10 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) CCSP
10 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.04%) QA
2 10 (8.85%) SLA
3 9 (7.96%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (16.81%) vSphere
2 12 (10.62%) ProxySG
3 10 (8.85%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.96%) Active Directory
5 7 (6.19%) XenApp
5 7 (6.19%) UAG
6 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) WhatsUp Gold
2 8 (7.08%) SCCM
3 7 (6.19%) SCOM
4 6 (5.31%) OPNET
4 6 (5.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.88%) Puppet
5 1 (0.88%) RANCID
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) F5
2 85 (75.22%) Cisco
3 62 (54.87%) Juniper
4 38 (33.63%) CheckPoint
5 34 (30.09%) Blue Coat
6 26 (23.01%) TippingPoint
7 24 (21.24%) HP
8 22 (19.47%) McAfee
9 17 (15.04%) Citrix
10 13 (11.50%) VMware
11 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
12 10 (8.85%) IronPort
13 9 (7.96%) 3PAR
13 9 (7.96%) EMC
14 7 (6.19%) Riverbed
15 6 (5.31%) BMC
15 6 (5.31%) Motorola
15 6 (5.31%) Nokia
15 6 (5.31%) Infoblox
16 5 (4.42%) Splunk
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