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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 403 395 399
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 31 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.29% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 21
Median daily rate £510 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
2830 2794 3120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.04% 12.51% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1865 1881 2118
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 88 85
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.62 £20.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% +11.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +8 9 £520 +26.06%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 54 (96.43%) F5
2 50 (89.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 42 (75.00%) Firewall
4 41 (73.21%) Cisco
5 31 (55.36%) Juniper
6 29 (51.79%) CheckPoint
6 29 (51.79%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (50.00%) Finance
8 26 (46.43%) TCP/IP
9 24 (42.86%) Palo Alto
10 22 (39.29%) DNS
11 21 (37.50%) Wireless
11 21 (37.50%) BIG-IP
11 21 (37.50%) SolarWinds
11 21 (37.50%) Aruba
12 20 (35.71%) Network Security
12 20 (35.71%) Blue Coat
12 20 (35.71%) DHCP
13 19 (33.93%) Network Architecture
13 19 (33.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (30.36%) Change Management
14 17 (30.36%) Project Management
14 17 (30.36%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (28.57%) TippingPoint
15 16 (28.57%) FireEye
16 15 (26.79%) PCI DSS
16 15 (26.79%) Wireshark
16 15 (26.79%) Riverbed
16 15 (26.79%) 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 (3.57%) Apache
1 2 (3.57%) JBoss
1 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (89.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 42 (75.00%) Firewall
3 29 (51.79%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (46.43%) TCP/IP
5 22 (39.29%) DNS
6 21 (37.50%) BIG-IP
6 21 (37.50%) Wireless
7 20 (35.71%) DHCP
7 20 (35.71%) Network Security
8 19 (33.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (26.79%) WAAS
9 15 (26.79%) Wireshark
10 13 (23.21%) OSPF
11 12 (21.43%) BGP
12 10 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (16.07%) IPsec
14 8 (14.29%) VPN
14 8 (14.29%) WAN
15 7 (12.50%) EIGRP
15 7 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 28 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Data Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Data Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Network Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Java EE
1 2 (3.57%) Spring
1 2 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Ajax
2 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.79%) JSON
2 1 (1.79%) RAML
2 1 (1.79%) RESTful
2 1 (1.79%) SOAP
2 1 (1.79%) Swagger
2 1 (1.79%) XSLT
2 1 (1.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) iPad
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) DataPower
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.57%) PKI
4 2 (3.57%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Network Architecture
2 17 (30.36%) Change Management
2 17 (30.36%) Project Management
3 13 (23.21%) ITIL
3 13 (23.21%) Service Management
4 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.93%) Low Latency
7 5 (8.93%) Security Architecture
8 4 (7.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 3 (5.36%) Network Design
9 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.57%) Migration
10 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.57%) Scrum
10 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) Java
2 2 (3.57%) C
2 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.86%) CCIE
2 10 (17.86%) CCNP
3 5 (8.93%) CCSA
4 3 (5.36%) CCNA
4 3 (5.36%) CCSE
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (26.79%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.71%) SLA
4 1 (1.79%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) KVM
2 2 (3.57%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.57%) XenServer
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
3 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.79%) Nessus
2 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (96.43%) F5
2 41 (73.21%) Cisco
3 31 (55.36%) Juniper
4 29 (51.79%) CheckPoint
5 24 (42.86%) Palo Alto
6 21 (37.50%) Aruba
6 21 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 20 (35.71%) Blue Coat
8 16 (28.57%) FireEye
8 16 (28.57%) TippingPoint
9 15 (26.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 15 (26.79%) Riverbed
9 15 (26.79%) Tufin
10 13 (23.21%) LogLogic
10 13 (23.21%) Radianz
11 6 (10.71%) Citrix
11 6 (10.71%) VMware
12 3 (5.36%) CA
12 3 (5.36%) Fortinet
13 2 (3.57%) HP