The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 483 522 495
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -27
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 115 99 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 1.38% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 77
Median daily rate £455 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £499 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
6861 7181 7561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.21% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4155 4271 4400
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 443 411
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM across the England region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Histogram in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM across the England region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Hourly Rate Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -13 44 £488 +14.70% 2
South East +36 17 £450 +44.00% 4
Yorkshire +29 17 £425 +2.96%
East of England +8 16 £475 +1.33%
North West +11 13 £435 +1.16%
West Midlands - 6 £450 -
Midlands +6 2 £475 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM.

1 222 (98.67%) F5
2 170 (75.56%) Cisco
3 145 (64.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 129 (57.33%) Firewall
5 111 (49.33%) CheckPoint
6 86 (38.22%) Cisco ASA
7 82 (36.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 81 (36.00%) BIG-IP
9 75 (33.33%) Juniper
10 69 (30.67%) BGP
10 69 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
11 66 (29.33%) DNS
12 65 (28.89%) Load Balancing
13 61 (27.11%) Network Security
14 60 (26.67%) OSPF
15 54 (24.00%) CCNP
16 53 (23.56%) Blue Coat
17 48 (21.33%) Palo Alto
18 46 (20.44%) Data Centre
19 45 (20.00%) Finance
19 45 (20.00%) VPN
20 40 (17.78%) WAN
20 40 (17.78%) TCP/IP
21 39 (17.33%) ITIL
22 34 (15.11%) Wireless
23 32 (14.22%) SolarWinds
24 29 (12.89%) IPsec
24 29 (12.89%) LAN
25 28 (12.44%) Riverbed
26 27 (12.00%) DHCP

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 6 (2.67%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.22%) Apache
2 5 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (2.22%) Confluence
2 5 (2.22%) GlassFish
2 5 (2.22%) nginx
2 5 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) FileNet
4 1 (0.44%) JBoss
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.33%) MS Project
1 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 145 (64.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 129 (57.33%) Firewall
3 86 (38.22%) Cisco ASA
4 82 (36.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 81 (36.00%) BIG-IP
6 69 (30.67%) BGP
7 66 (29.33%) DNS
8 61 (27.11%) Network Security
9 60 (26.67%) OSPF
10 45 (20.00%) VPN
11 40 (17.78%) TCP/IP
11 40 (17.78%) WAN
12 34 (15.11%) Wireless
13 29 (12.89%) IPsec
13 29 (12.89%) LAN
14 27 (12.00%) DHCP
15 26 (11.56%) MPLS
16 24 (10.67%) EIGRP
16 24 (10.67%) SSL
17 16 (7.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.22%) MongoDB
1 5 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (2.22%) Redis
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (2.67%) JIRA
2 5 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.22%) Gitweb
2 5 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 45 (20.00%) Finance
2 19 (8.44%) Banking
3 8 (3.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.22%) Law
4 5 (2.22%) Retail
5 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (43.11%) Network Engineer
2 31 (13.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 31 (13.78%) Security Engineer
3 28 (12.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 25 (11.11%) Consultant
4 25 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (10.22%) Network Security Engineer
6 15 (6.67%) Analyst
6 15 (6.67%) Architect
7 13 (5.78%) Network Architect
7 13 (5.78%) Network Consultant
8 11 (4.89%) Network Analyst
8 11 (4.89%) Network Specialist
9 8 (3.56%) Security Architect
10 7 (3.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 7 (3.11%) Network Security Architect
10 7 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.67%) Design Engineer
11 6 (2.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (2.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.11%) CSS
2 6 (2.67%) Middleware
3 5 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (2.22%) Node.js
3 5 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (1.78%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.89%) Java EE
5 2 (0.89%) XML
6 1 (0.44%) .NET
6 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.44%) HTML
6 1 (0.44%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.44%) JSON
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.44%) React
6 1 (0.44%) RESTful
6 1 (0.44%) SOAP
6 1 (0.44%) XSLT
6 1 (0.44%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.44%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (6.22%) PKI
4 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.44%) iPad
6 7 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.11%) User Experience
7 5 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.78%) DataPower
8 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.33%) Wiki
10 2 (0.89%) CMDB
10 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.89%) Tandem
10 2 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.89%) Linux
2 9 (4.00%) Unix
2 9 (4.00%) Windows
3 5 (2.22%) CentOS
4 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.89%) Load Balancing
2 39 (17.33%) ITIL
3 25 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 20 (8.89%) Project Management
5 19 (8.44%) Service Management
6 17 (7.56%) Service Delivery
7 16 (7.11%) Change Control
7 16 (7.11%) Change Management
7 16 (7.11%) ITIL V3
7 16 (7.11%) Network Design
8 14 (6.22%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (5.33%) Migration
10 11 (4.89%) Incident Management
10 11 (4.89%) Network Management
11 10 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.00%) High Availability
12 9 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (3.11%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (3.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.67%) Java
1 6 (2.67%) PHP
2 2 (0.89%) C
2 2 (0.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (24.00%) CCNP
3 27 (12.00%) CCIE
4 20 (8.89%) CCNA
5 19 (8.44%) Security Cleared
6 16 (7.11%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.56%) Degree
8 6 (2.67%) CCSA
8 6 (2.67%) CCSE
9 5 (2.22%) JNCIP
9 5 (2.22%) JNCIS
10 4 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.33%) CISSP
12 2 (0.89%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.44%) CCAA
13 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.44%) IBM Certification
13 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.33%) PCI DSS
2 18 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.89%) SLA
4 4 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.44%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 13 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.44%) ProxySG
3 5 (2.22%) NFS
3 5 (2.22%) Squid
4 3 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.33%) XenServer
5 2 (0.89%) Firmware
5 2 (0.89%) KVM
6 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.44%) Xen
6 1 (0.44%) XenApp
6 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (6.67%) OPNET
2 7 (3.11%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.67%) Nagios
4 5 (2.22%) Ansible
4 5 (2.22%) Grafana
4 5 (2.22%) Graphite
4 5 (2.22%) Graylog
4 5 (2.22%) HAProxy
4 5 (2.22%) Icinga
4 5 (2.22%) StatsD
4 5 (2.22%) Terraform
5 3 (1.33%) Nessus
5 3 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.89%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.89%) Legato
6 2 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 222 (98.67%) F5
2 170 (75.56%) Cisco
3 111 (49.33%) CheckPoint
4 75 (33.33%) Juniper
5 53 (23.56%) Blue Coat
6 48 (21.33%) Palo Alto
7 32 (14.22%) SolarWinds
8 28 (12.44%) Riverbed
9 26 (11.56%) Fortinet
10 24 (10.67%) Aruba
11 22 (9.78%) TippingPoint
12 21 (9.33%) FireEye
13 17 (7.56%) BMC
13 17 (7.56%) Tufin
14 16 (7.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 16 (7.11%) VMware
15 14 (6.22%) Citrix
15 14 (6.22%) LogLogic
15 14 (6.22%) Nokia
16 13 (5.78%) Radianz
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