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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
UK / England
Rank 518 548 480
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -68
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 57 55 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.79% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 75
Median daily rate £425 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £345 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £550 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £485 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +17.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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
6188 6928 7172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.96% 14.50% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3905 4141 3957
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 300 424
Median hourly rate £21.50 £28.38 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.22% +18.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing F5 BIG-IP GTM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 18 £425 -2.85%
Yorkshire +24 11 £425 -8.35%
North West - 10 £525 -
South East +3 7 £450 -4.00% 1
West Midlands +9 5 £285 -28.75%
East of England -3 5 £450 -7.69%
South West - 1 £500 -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 142 (97.26%) F5
2 128 (87.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 119 (81.51%) Cisco
4 63 (43.15%) CheckPoint
5 62 (42.47%) Firewall
6 56 (38.36%) Cisco ASA
7 54 (36.99%) Network Security
8 50 (34.25%) Juniper
9 49 (33.56%) DNS
10 44 (30.14%) WAN
10 44 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (26.71%) BGP
12 38 (26.03%) BIG-IP
12 38 (26.03%) Data Centre
13 35 (23.97%) LAN
14 34 (23.29%) OSPF
15 33 (22.60%) Load Balancing
15 33 (22.60%) Palo Alto
16 31 (21.23%) Blue Coat
17 30 (20.55%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (19.86%) MPLS
18 29 (19.86%) CCNP
19 26 (17.81%) IPsec
20 25 (17.12%) Finance
21 23 (15.75%) Wireless
21 23 (15.75%) TCP/IP
21 23 (15.75%) VPN
22 21 (14.38%) DHCP
23 19 (13.01%) Cisco IOS
24 17 (11.64%) Banking

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.68%) Apache
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.68%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.68%) nginx
2 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.16%) Akamai
2 9 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (87.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 62 (42.47%) Firewall
3 56 (38.36%) Cisco ASA
4 54 (36.99%) Network Security
5 49 (33.56%) DNS
6 44 (30.14%) WAN
7 39 (26.71%) BGP
8 38 (26.03%) BIG-IP
9 35 (23.97%) LAN
10 34 (23.29%) OSPF
11 30 (20.55%) Cisco Nexus
12 29 (19.86%) MPLS
13 26 (17.81%) IPsec
14 23 (15.75%) TCP/IP
14 23 (15.75%) VPN
14 23 (15.75%) Wireless
15 21 (14.38%) DHCP
16 19 (13.01%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (11.64%) EIGRP
18 15 (10.27%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Subversion
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Gitweb
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 25 (17.12%) Finance
2 17 (11.64%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Legal
4 5 (3.42%) Law
4 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.05%) Retail
6 2 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (38.36%) Network Engineer
2 29 (19.86%) Architect
3 27 (18.49%) Network Architect
4 19 (13.01%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (12.33%) Network Specialist
6 17 (11.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (11.64%) Security Engineer
7 16 (10.96%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) Consultant
9 10 (6.85%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (4.79%) Analyst
11 7 (4.79%) Network Technical Architect
11 7 (4.79%) Technical Architect
12 6 (4.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 5 (3.42%) Check Point Specialist
13 5 (3.42%) Cisco Network Specialist
13 5 (3.42%) Data Engineer
13 5 (3.42%) Network Security Architect
13 5 (3.42%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) Web Services
2 5 (3.42%) Middleware
3 2 (1.37%) XML
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) Ajax
4 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.68%) Core Data
4 1 (0.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) JSON
4 1 (0.68%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.68%) Node.js
4 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.68%) React
4 1 (0.68%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.03%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.85%) iPad
4 9 (6.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (6.16%) PKI
5 7 (4.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.74%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.74%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.05%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.37%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.68%) DataPower
9 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.64%) Unix
2 13 (8.90%) Windows
3 11 (7.53%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) CentOS
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.60%) Load Balancing
2 13 (8.90%) Change Control
3 12 (8.22%) Network Architecture
4 11 (7.53%) Project Management
4 11 (7.53%) Server Virtualisation
5 10 (6.85%) Incident Management
5 10 (6.85%) Network Design
6 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.48%) Service Management
8 7 (4.79%) Change Management
8 7 (4.79%) Data Protection
8 7 (4.79%) ITIL
8 7 (4.79%) Network Management
8 7 (4.79%) Product Management
9 6 (4.11%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.11%) Security Architecture
9 6 (4.11%) TOGAF
10 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (3.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.74%) Java
2 2 (1.37%) C
2 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.37%) PHP
2 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.68%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (19.86%) CCNP
3 17 (11.64%) CCIE
4 15 (10.27%) SC Cleared
4 15 (10.27%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.48%) CCNA
6 5 (3.42%) CCSA
6 5 (3.42%) CCSE
7 4 (2.74%) Degree
8 2 (1.37%) CISSP
9 1 (0.68%) CCA
9 1 (0.68%) CCAA
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.74%) SLA
4 3 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.68%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.05%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.05%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.05%) XenServer
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Firmware
4 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.68%) NFS
4 1 (0.68%) Squid
4 1 (0.68%) XenApp
4 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Forum Sentry
2 7 (4.79%) FortiGate
3 5 (3.42%) Nagios
4 4 (2.74%) Opsview
4 4 (2.74%) QRadar
5 3 (2.05%) Nessus
5 3 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.37%) Puppet
7 1 (0.68%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.68%) Grafana
7 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.68%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.68%) StatsD
7 1 (0.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 142 (97.26%) F5
2 119 (81.51%) Cisco
3 63 (43.15%) CheckPoint
4 50 (34.25%) Juniper
5 33 (22.60%) Palo Alto
6 31 (21.23%) Blue Coat
7 12 (8.22%) Aruba
7 12 (8.22%) Brocade
7 12 (8.22%) Infoblox
8 9 (6.16%) VMware
9 8 (5.48%) Splunk
10 7 (4.79%) TippingPoint
11 6 (4.11%) Arista
11 6 (4.11%) FireEye
11 6 (4.11%) Fortinet
11 6 (4.11%) SolarWinds
11 6 (4.11%) Tufin
12 5 (3.42%) Citrix
12 5 (3.42%) HP
12 5 (3.42%) Microsoft