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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 374 389 362
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 34 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.073% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.61% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 7
Average daily rate
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£318 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £290 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £401 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.75
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
2965 2783 3101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.25% 11.93% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1897 1839 1920
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 83 140
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +4 9 £500 +26.58%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 73 (100.00%) F5
2 68 (93.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 67 (91.78%) Cisco
4 64 (87.67%) Firewall
5 57 (78.08%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (67.12%) OSPF
7 46 (63.01%) Cisco ASA
8 45 (61.64%) Juniper
9 43 (58.90%) BGP
9 43 (58.90%) Cisco IOS
10 42 (57.53%) Network Security
10 42 (57.53%) CCNP
11 37 (50.68%) Citrix
12 36 (49.32%) NetScreen
13 35 (47.95%) Load Balancing
14 32 (43.84%) Infoblox
15 30 (41.10%) VPN
16 27 (36.99%) E-Commerce
16 27 (36.99%) CheckPoint
16 27 (36.99%) Blue Coat
17 25 (34.25%) Wireless
17 25 (34.25%) IPsec
18 24 (32.88%) MPLS
18 24 (32.88%) DNS
19 23 (31.51%) CCSE
20 22 (30.14%) VMware
20 22 (30.14%) VoIP
20 22 (30.14%) TACACS
21 21 (28.77%) DHCP
21 21 (28.77%) BIG-IP

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (5.48%) IIS
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) RMDS
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (93.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 64 (87.67%) Firewall
3 49 (67.12%) OSPF
4 46 (63.01%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (58.90%) BGP
5 43 (58.90%) Cisco IOS
6 42 (57.53%) Network Security
7 36 (49.32%) NetScreen
8 30 (41.10%) VPN
9 25 (34.25%) Wireless
9 25 (34.25%) IPsec
10 24 (32.88%) MPLS
10 24 (32.88%) DNS
11 22 (30.14%) VoIP
11 22 (30.14%) TACACS
12 21 (28.77%) DHCP
12 21 (28.77%) BIG-IP
13 19 (26.03%) WAN
14 16 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (20.55%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Games
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.74%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Back Office
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Local Government
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Network Specialist
2 11 (15.07%) Network Security Specialist
2 11 (15.07%) Security Specialist
3 9 (12.33%) Architect
4 7 (9.59%) Network Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.11%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.07%) Fat Client
2 11 (15.07%) Thin Client
3 6 (8.22%) Online Games
4 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Windows
3 4 (5.48%) UNIX
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Load Balancing
2 27 (36.99%) E-Commerce
3 17 (23.29%) ITIL
4 15 (20.55%) Service Management
5 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.33%) Network Design
7 6 (8.22%) Kanban
7 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) Line Management
9 4 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (4.11%) Project Management
11 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.74%) Time Management
11 2 (2.74%) WAN Optimisation
11 2 (2.74%) Network Management
11 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.37%) PRINCE
12 1 (1.37%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.37%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) C
2 3 (4.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (78.08%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (57.53%) CCNP
3 23 (31.51%) CCSE
4 18 (24.66%) Degree
5 11 (15.07%) CCIE
6 4 (5.48%) CCSA
6 4 (5.48%) CCSP
7 3 (4.11%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.74%) CCNA
8 2 (2.74%) CISSP
9 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.37%) MCSE
9 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.37%) GPG13
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) XenServer
3 4 (5.48%) vSphere
3 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.74%) UAG
4 2 (2.74%) XenApp
4 2 (2.74%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) RANCID
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) F5
2 67 (91.78%) Cisco
3 45 (61.64%) Juniper
4 37 (50.68%) Citrix
5 32 (43.84%) Infoblox
6 27 (36.99%) CheckPoint
6 27 (36.99%) Blue Coat
7 22 (30.14%) VMware
8 15 (20.55%) SolarWinds
9 13 (17.81%) Imperva
10 12 (16.44%) HP
11 4 (5.48%) IBM
11 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.11%) Bloomberg
12 3 (4.11%) Avaya
12 3 (4.11%) Riverbed
12 3 (4.11%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.74%) SevOne
13 2 (2.74%) Ciena
13 2 (2.74%) NetScout
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