The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 46 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 12 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.68% 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £491 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £401 £401
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 154 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.48% 23.88% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 62 40
Average daily rate £425 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -50.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £30.50 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the Hertfordshire region.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £483 -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
East of England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) F5
1 16 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (93.75%) BIG-IP
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
3 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 14 (87.50%) Blue Coat
4 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
4 13 (81.25%) MPLS
4 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (68.75%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Banking
6 5 (31.25%) ATM
7 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) CCNP
8 3 (18.75%) CCNA
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (12.50%) CCIE
9 2 (12.50%) Law
9 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (93.75%) BIG-IP
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (81.25%) MPLS
4 5 (31.25%) ATM
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (37.50%) Network Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IP Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCIE
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint