The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 45 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 16 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.22% 0.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.70% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £491 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £401 £401
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
126 208 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.50% 28.45% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 96 48
Median daily rate £425 £360 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
Median hourly rate £26.50 £13.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.29% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £30.45 £34.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM across the Hertfordshire region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £483 - 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
East of England

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

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

1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 20 (95.24%) BIG-IP
2 20 (95.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 19 (90.48%) DNS
4 17 (80.95%) Cisco
4 17 (80.95%) Blue Coat
5 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
5 16 (76.19%) MPLS
5 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (61.90%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Banking
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 5 (23.81%) ATM
9 4 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
10 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Law
10 3 (14.29%) CCNP
10 3 (14.29%) CCNA
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (9.52%) CCIE
12 1 (4.76%) Retail
12 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (4.76%) ISO 8583
12 1 (4.76%) Clustering
12 1 (4.76%) AWK
12 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
12 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
12 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
12 1 (4.76%) RHCE

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) BIG-IP
1 20 (95.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 19 (90.48%) DNS
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (76.19%) MPLS
4 5 (23.81%) ATM
4 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Network Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IP Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) AWK
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) CCNP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 8583
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 17 (80.95%) Blue Coat
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco
3 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
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