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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 412 396 410
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 25 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 1.65% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 42 15
Median daily rate £475 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £409
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
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
3258 3035 3144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.83% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2133 1957 1931
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 86 98
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London +20 7 £475 +10.46%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 39 (95.12%) F5
2 34 (82.93%) Cisco
3 29 (70.73%) Firewall
4 28 (68.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 22 (53.66%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (51.22%) Finance
6 21 (51.22%) CheckPoint
6 21 (51.22%) TCP/IP
7 20 (48.78%) Juniper
8 19 (46.34%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 18 (43.90%) DNS
10 17 (41.46%) BIG-IP
11 16 (39.02%) SolarWinds
11 16 (39.02%) Wireless
12 15 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (34.15%) Palo Alto
14 13 (31.71%) Change Management
14 13 (31.71%) ITIL
14 13 (31.71%) Blue Coat
15 12 (29.27%) Wireshark
15 12 (29.27%) TippingPoint
15 12 (29.27%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (29.27%) VPN
15 12 (29.27%) DHCP
15 12 (29.27%) FireEye
15 12 (29.27%) Aruba
15 12 (29.27%) Riverbed
15 12 (29.27%) WAAS
16 11 (26.83%) Network Architecture
16 11 (26.83%) Tufin

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) JBoss
1 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 28 (68.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 22 (53.66%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (51.22%) TCP/IP
5 18 (43.90%) DNS
6 17 (41.46%) BIG-IP
7 16 (39.02%) Wireless
8 15 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (29.27%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (29.27%) DHCP
9 12 (29.27%) VPN
9 12 (29.27%) WAAS
9 12 (29.27%) Wireshark
10 10 (24.39%) BGP
10 10 (24.39%) MPLS
11 8 (19.51%) Network Security
12 7 (17.07%) HTTP
12 7 (17.07%) IOS XR
12 7 (17.07%) WAN
13 5 (12.20%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Network Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Exchange Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Firewall Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Principal Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Java EE
1 2 (4.88%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) RAML
2 1 (2.44%) RESTful
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) Swagger
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XSLT
2 1 (2.44%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) MPEG
2 6 (14.63%) Streaming Media
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) DataPower
4 2 (4.88%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.88%) PKI
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Change Management
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Load Balancing
2 11 (26.83%) Network Architecture
2 11 (26.83%) Project Management
2 11 (26.83%) Service Management
3 7 (17.07%) DDoS Mitigation
3 7 (17.07%) High Availability
4 6 (14.63%) HOOD
5 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.88%) Presales
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
1 7 (17.07%) Perl
1 7 (17.07%) Python
2 4 (9.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.20%) CCIE
2 5 (12.20%) CCNP
3 4 (9.76%) CCSE
4 3 (7.32%) CCSA
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.44%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (26.83%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) KVM
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.44%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) F5
2 34 (82.93%) Cisco
3 21 (51.22%) CheckPoint
4 20 (48.78%) Juniper
5 19 (46.34%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 16 (39.02%) SolarWinds
7 14 (34.15%) Palo Alto
8 13 (31.71%) Blue Coat
9 12 (29.27%) Aruba
9 12 (29.27%) FireEye
9 12 (29.27%) Riverbed
9 12 (29.27%) TippingPoint
10 11 (26.83%) LogLogic
10 11 (26.83%) Radianz
10 11 (26.83%) Tufin
11 7 (17.07%) Akamai
12 6 (14.63%) Apple
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.63%) SevOne
13 5 (12.20%) VMware