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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 512 530 533
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 104 82 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 1.12% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 44
Median daily rate £400 £430 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
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
7892 7339 6609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.93% 14.66% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4876 4212 3582
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 432 371
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
South East +27 31 £375 -21.05% 2
London -29 18 £471 +8.33% 3
West Midlands -14 17 £371 +17.39% 1
East of England +23 12 £495 +57.60% 1
Yorkshire +3 11 £443 +10.00% 1
North East -47 9 £315 -
South West +6 4 £350 -41.66%
North West -10 2 £510 +13.33%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 193 (98.97%) F5
2 140 (71.79%) Cisco
3 132 (67.69%) Firewall
4 100 (51.28%) CheckPoint
4 100 (51.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 99 (50.77%) BIG-IP
6 78 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 78 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 66 (33.85%) Cisco Certification
8 59 (30.26%) DNS
9 52 (26.67%) Finance
9 52 (26.67%) Juniper
9 52 (26.67%) Network Security
10 48 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 47 (24.10%) CCNP
12 45 (23.08%) BGP
13 44 (22.56%) Blue Coat
14 42 (21.54%) WAN
15 40 (20.51%) LAN
16 36 (18.46%) OSPF
17 32 (16.41%) SSL
17 32 (16.41%) TCP/IP
17 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
18 29 (14.87%) Fortinet
19 28 (14.36%) VPN
20 26 (13.33%) HTTP
20 26 (13.33%) ITIL
20 26 (13.33%) Internet
21 23 (11.79%) MPLS
21 23 (11.79%) Cisco PIX

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 3 (1.54%) Apache
1 3 (1.54%) OpenStack
1 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.51%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.51%) JBoss
3 1 (0.51%) nginx
3 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) MS Office
1 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (67.69%) Firewall
2 100 (51.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 99 (50.77%) BIG-IP
4 78 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 59 (30.26%) DNS
6 52 (26.67%) Network Security
7 48 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 45 (23.08%) BGP
9 42 (21.54%) WAN
10 40 (20.51%) LAN
11 36 (18.46%) OSPF
12 32 (16.41%) SSL
12 32 (16.41%) TCP/IP
13 28 (14.36%) VPN
14 26 (13.33%) HTTP
14 26 (13.33%) Internet
15 23 (11.79%) Cisco PIX
15 23 (11.79%) MPLS
16 22 (11.28%) Wireless
17 17 (8.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.51%) Gitweb
1 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 52 (26.67%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.62%) Banking
4 5 (2.56%) Retail
5 4 (2.05%) Law
5 4 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (1.54%) Local Government
7 2 (1.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.03%) Billing
7 2 (1.03%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 89 (45.64%) Network Engineer
2 36 (18.46%) Security Engineer
3 22 (11.28%) Network Security Engineer
3 22 (11.28%) Senior Network Engineer
4 20 (10.26%) Consultant
5 18 (9.23%) IP Engineer
6 16 (8.21%) Cisco Engineer
7 15 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (6.67%) IP Security Engineer
9 12 (6.15%) Administrator
9 12 (6.15%) Senior Security Engineer
10 11 (5.64%) Design Engineer
10 11 (5.64%) Network Consultant
10 11 (5.64%) Network Specialist
11 9 (4.62%) Network Design Engineer
12 7 (3.59%) Security Consultant
12 7 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 6 (3.08%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.15%) CSS
2 4 (2.05%) REST
2 4 (2.05%) SOAP
3 3 (1.54%) Middleware
4 2 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.51%) J2EE
5 1 (0.51%) Node.js
5 1 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (4.62%) User Experience
4 7 (3.59%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.08%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.54%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.03%) BBC
8 2 (1.03%) Clustering
8 2 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) DataPower
9 1 (0.51%) Fintech
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.51%) PKI
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
9 1 (0.51%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.21%) Linux
1 16 (8.21%) Unix
2 6 (3.08%) Windows
3 5 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.51%) CentOS
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 26 (13.33%) ITIL
3 21 (10.77%) High Availability
4 18 (9.23%) ITIL V3
4 18 (9.23%) Migration
4 18 (9.23%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (8.21%) Network Management
6 14 (7.18%) DDoS Mitigation
7 12 (6.15%) Change Management
7 12 (6.15%) Network Architecture
8 11 (5.64%) Network Design
9 10 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.62%) Change Control
10 9 (4.62%) Performance Management
11 7 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.59%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 7 (3.59%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 7 (3.59%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 6 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.56%) SQL
2 4 (2.05%) Tcl
3 3 (1.54%) Perl
3 3 (1.54%) Python
4 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.03%) C
5 1 (0.51%) AWK
5 1 (0.51%) Bourne shell
5 1 (0.51%) Java
5 1 (0.51%) PHP
5 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (33.85%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (24.10%) CCNP
3 22 (11.28%) CCSE
4 20 (10.26%) CCIE
5 17 (8.72%) CCNA
6 16 (8.21%) Security Cleared
7 13 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 12 (6.15%) CCSA
8 12 (6.15%) Degree
9 9 (4.62%) CISSP
10 8 (4.10%) JNCIS
11 7 (3.59%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.05%) CCDP
13 3 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.03%) CCDA
14 2 (1.03%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.03%) HND
14 2 (1.03%) ISEB
14 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.03%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) SLA
2 5 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (8.72%) ProxySG
2 14 (7.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.10%) Firmware
4 6 (3.08%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.56%) vSphere
6 4 (2.05%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.51%) ACF2
7 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.51%) NFS
7 1 (0.51%) RACF
7 1 (0.51%) Squid
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 11 (5.64%) OPNET
3 7 (3.59%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.03%) Nagios
6 1 (0.51%) Ansible
6 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.51%) Cacti
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.51%) Grafana
6 1 (0.51%) Graylog
6 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.51%) Icinga
6 1 (0.51%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.51%) Puppet
6 1 (0.51%) Salt
6 1 (0.51%) StatsD
6 1 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 193 (98.97%) F5
2 140 (71.79%) Cisco
3 100 (51.28%) CheckPoint
4 52 (26.67%) Juniper
5 44 (22.56%) Blue Coat
6 29 (14.87%) Fortinet
7 18 (9.23%) Palo Alto
8 17 (8.72%) Nokia
9 16 (8.21%) SolarWinds
10 15 (7.69%) Riverbed
10 15 (7.69%) VMware
11 14 (7.18%) BMC
12 10 (5.13%) Microsoft
13 7 (3.59%) Aruba
13 7 (3.59%) Citrix
13 7 (3.59%) TippingPoint
14 6 (3.08%) Oracle
15 5 (2.56%) HP
15 5 (2.56%) IBM
15 5 (2.56%) Motorola
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