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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 386 412 379
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -33
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 31 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.056% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £403 £344
% change year-on-year
+0.99% +17.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2995 3034 3187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.78% 12.24% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2040 2004 2013
Average daily rate £388 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 91 155
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 +33 13 £410 - 1
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) F5
2 50 (86.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 37 (63.79%) Cisco
4 30 (51.72%) Firewall
5 29 (50.00%) Juniper
6 23 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (36.21%) CCNP
8 17 (29.31%) WAN
8 17 (29.31%) Load Balancing
8 17 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (24.14%) VPN
10 13 (22.41%) Citrix
10 13 (22.41%) Network Security
10 13 (22.41%) Finance
10 13 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
11 12 (20.69%) ITIL
11 12 (20.69%) Windows
11 12 (20.69%) CheckPoint
12 11 (18.97%) NetScreen
12 11 (18.97%) Blue Coat
13 10 (17.24%) OSPF
13 10 (17.24%) BGP
13 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
14 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
14 9 (15.52%) IIS
14 9 (15.52%) VMware
14 9 (15.52%) vSphere
15 8 (13.79%) Linux
16 7 (12.07%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 9 (15.52%) IIS
2 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.07%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (12.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.45%) nginx
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (86.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 30 (51.72%) Firewall
3 17 (29.31%) WAN
3 17 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (24.14%) VPN
5 13 (22.41%) Network Security
5 13 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
7 11 (18.97%) NetScreen
8 10 (17.24%) OSPF
8 10 (17.24%) BGP
9 7 (12.07%) SAN
9 7 (12.07%) BIG-IP
10 6 (10.34%) Junos
10 6 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (8.62%) LAN
11 5 (8.62%) MPLS
11 5 (8.62%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (8.62%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (6.90%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Games
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Consultant
3 7 (12.07%) Network Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Security Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Operations Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Network Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Online Games
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.72%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) MVS
4 1 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Load Balancing
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 7 (12.07%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (10.34%) Service Management
4 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.90%) Network Architecture
5 4 (6.90%) Kanban
5 4 (6.90%) Network Design
5 4 (6.90%) Scrum
6 3 (5.17%) Change Management
6 3 (5.17%) DevOps
7 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.45%) Use Case
7 2 (3.45%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.45%) Time Management
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.21%) CCNP
3 5 (8.62%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) CCSE
4 4 (6.90%) CCNA
5 3 (5.17%) CCIE
5 3 (5.17%) CCSA
6 2 (3.45%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) CISSP
7 1 (1.72%) CCDP
7 1 (1.72%) CCSP
7 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
1 9 (15.52%) vSphere
2 7 (12.07%) XenApp
2 7 (12.07%) UAG
3 3 (5.17%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
1 7 (12.07%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) RANCID
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) F5
2 37 (63.79%) Cisco
3 29 (50.00%) Juniper
4 13 (22.41%) Citrix
5 12 (20.69%) CheckPoint
6 11 (18.97%) Blue Coat
7 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.52%) VMware
9 6 (10.34%) Riverbed
10 5 (8.62%) TippingPoint
10 5 (8.62%) Splunk
11 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
11 4 (6.90%) IBM
12 3 (5.17%) Nokia
13 2 (3.45%) Tufin
13 2 (3.45%) LogLogic
13 2 (3.45%) Infoblox
13 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
13 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
13 2 (3.45%) McAfee
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