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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 50 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.00% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 3.33% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £473 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +2.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £483 £413
% change year-on-year
-9.32% +16.96%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 90 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.72% 15.65% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 34 34
Median daily rate £300 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £325 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 22
Median hourly rate £41.35 £15.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.66% -49.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £24.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £450 -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 22 (95.65%) F5
2 18 (78.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
3 17 (73.91%) DNS
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco
3 17 (73.91%) BIG-IP
4 14 (60.87%) MPLS
5 13 (56.52%) Blue Coat
6 12 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (43.48%) Banking
8 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
9 5 (21.74%) Law
9 5 (21.74%) CCIE
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (17.39%) Web Services
10 4 (17.39%) IPsec
10 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) Product Management
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (17.39%) Network Security
10 4 (17.39%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (13.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 3 (13.04%) Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
11 3 (13.04%) Retail
11 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture

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

Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 17 (73.91%) BIG-IP
2 17 (73.91%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) MPLS
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (17.39%) IPsec
5 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) ATM
7 2 (8.70%) Firewall
7 2 (8.70%) WAN
8 1 (4.35%) BGP
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.35%) IPv6
8 1 (4.35%) LAN
8 1 (4.35%) Multicast
8 1 (4.35%) OSPF
8 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.35%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 10 (43.48%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Law
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Check Point Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Product Management
1 4 (17.39%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCIE
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) F5
2 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco
4 13 (56.52%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Huawei
6 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto