The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 366 391 367
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 36 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.058% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 3
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£413 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £350 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
- +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £35.50
F5 BIG-IP GTM
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2845 2609 2796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 11.64% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1677 1730
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 130
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

F5 BIG-IP GTM Jobs Demand Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Histogram in London

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the London region.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Hourly Rate Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
City of London +27 14 £413 +3.12% 1
Hayes - - - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 69 (100.00%) F5
2 65 (94.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 62 (89.86%) Cisco
4 58 (84.06%) Firewall
5 53 (76.81%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (63.77%) OSPF
7 41 (59.42%) CCNP
7 41 (59.42%) Cisco ASA
8 39 (56.52%) Network Security
9 38 (55.07%) Cisco IOS
9 38 (55.07%) Juniper
9 38 (55.07%) BGP
10 32 (46.38%) Load Balancing
11 31 (44.93%) NetScreen
11 31 (44.93%) Citrix
12 28 (40.58%) Infoblox
13 27 (39.13%) CheckPoint
14 26 (37.68%) Blue Coat
15 25 (36.23%) E-Commerce
16 23 (33.33%) VPN
16 23 (33.33%) CCSE
17 22 (31.88%) VMware
17 22 (31.88%) DNS
18 21 (30.43%) DHCP
19 20 (28.99%) Wireless
19 20 (28.99%) BIG-IP
20 19 (27.54%) MPLS
21 18 (26.09%) IPsec
21 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 17 (24.64%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (94.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 58 (84.06%) Firewall
3 44 (63.77%) OSPF
4 41 (59.42%) Cisco ASA
5 39 (56.52%) Network Security
6 38 (55.07%) Cisco IOS
6 38 (55.07%) BGP
7 31 (44.93%) NetScreen
8 23 (33.33%) VPN
9 22 (31.88%) DNS
10 21 (30.43%) DHCP
11 20 (28.99%) Wireless
11 20 (28.99%) BIG-IP
12 19 (27.54%) MPLS
13 18 (26.09%) IPsec
14 17 (24.64%) TACACS
14 17 (24.64%) VoIP
15 16 (23.19%) WAN
16 15 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (17.39%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Games
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Local Government
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Security Specialist
2 11 (15.94%) Network Specialist
2 11 (15.94%) Network Security Specialist
3 7 (10.14%) Architect
3 7 (10.14%) Consultant
4 5 (7.25%) Network Architect
5 4 (5.80%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.94%) Thin Client
2 11 (15.94%) Fat Client
3 6 (8.70%) Online Games
4 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Load Balancing
2 25 (36.23%) E-Commerce
3 16 (23.19%) ITIL
4 13 (18.84%) Service Management
4 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
5 7 (10.14%) Network Design
6 5 (7.25%) Line Management
6 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.80%) Scrum
7 4 (5.80%) Kanban
8 3 (4.35%) Project Management
9 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.90%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.90%) Network Management
9 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.90%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (2.90%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.90%) Time Management
10 1 (1.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) C
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (76.81%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (59.42%) CCNP
3 23 (33.33%) CCSE
4 14 (20.29%) Degree
5 9 (13.04%) CCIE
6 4 (5.80%) CCSP
6 4 (5.80%) CCNA
6 4 (5.80%) CCSA
7 3 (4.35%) CISSP
8 2 (2.90%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.45%) MCSE
9 1 (1.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.14%) XenServer
3 4 (5.80%) vSphere
3 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
4 2 (2.90%) UAG
5 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) RANCID
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) F5
2 62 (89.86%) Cisco
3 38 (55.07%) Juniper
4 31 (44.93%) Citrix
5 28 (40.58%) Infoblox
6 27 (39.13%) CheckPoint
7 26 (37.68%) Blue Coat
8 22 (31.88%) VMware
9 13 (18.84%) Imperva
10 12 (17.39%) SolarWinds
11 11 (15.94%) HP
12 4 (5.80%) Bloomberg
12 4 (5.80%) IBM
12 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
13 3 (4.35%) Riverbed
13 3 (4.35%) TippingPoint
14 2 (2.90%) ProCurve
14 2 (2.90%) LogLogic
14 2 (2.90%) SevOne
14 2 (2.90%) Ciena
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