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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 408 397 411
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 27 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 1.39% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 18
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £439 £401
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +9.55%
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
3254 2887 3252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.38% 12.36% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2093 1907 2090
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 93
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +11 9 £475 +6.74%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 40 (93.02%) F5
2 37 (86.05%) Cisco
3 32 (74.42%) Firewall
4 31 (72.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 26 (60.47%) Juniper
6 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
7 23 (53.49%) Finance
8 22 (51.16%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (51.16%) DNS
9 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
10 19 (44.19%) Palo Alto
11 18 (41.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 17 (39.53%) Aruba
13 16 (37.21%) Change Management
13 16 (37.21%) Wireless
13 16 (37.21%) SolarWinds
14 15 (34.88%) BIG-IP
14 15 (34.88%) DHCP
14 15 (34.88%) Network Architecture
15 13 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (30.23%) ITIL
15 13 (30.23%) BGP
15 13 (30.23%) Blue Coat
16 12 (27.91%) Wireshark
16 12 (27.91%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (27.91%) TippingPoint
16 12 (27.91%) WAAS
16 12 (27.91%) Riverbed
16 12 (27.91%) FireEye

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 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) Firewall
2 31 (72.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
4 22 (51.16%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (51.16%) DNS
5 16 (37.21%) Wireless
6 15 (34.88%) BIG-IP
6 15 (34.88%) DHCP
7 13 (30.23%) BGP
7 13 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (27.91%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (27.91%) WAAS
8 12 (27.91%) Wireshark
9 10 (23.26%) VPN
10 9 (20.93%) Network Security
11 8 (18.60%) MPLS
12 7 (16.28%) OSPF
12 7 (16.28%) WAN
13 6 (13.95%) HTTP
13 6 (13.95%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Data Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Network Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Data Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Data Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Security Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Java EE
1 2 (4.65%) Spring
2 1 (2.33%) RAML
2 1 (2.33%) RESTful
2 1 (2.33%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) Swagger
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) XSLT
2 1 (2.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) MPEG
2 5 (11.63%) Streaming Media
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) DataPower
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.65%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Change Management
2 15 (34.88%) Network Architecture
3 13 (30.23%) ITIL
4 11 (25.58%) Service Management
5 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
5 10 (23.26%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (13.95%) High Availability
6 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) HOOD
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.30%) Low Latency
8 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
1 6 (13.95%) Perl
1 6 (13.95%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CCIE
3 7 (16.28%) CCNP
4 4 (9.30%) CCSA
4 4 (9.30%) CCSE
5 3 (6.98%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (25.58%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) KVM
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) F5
2 37 (86.05%) Cisco
3 26 (60.47%) Juniper
4 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
5 19 (44.19%) Palo Alto
6 18 (41.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 17 (39.53%) Aruba
8 16 (37.21%) SolarWinds
9 13 (30.23%) Blue Coat
10 12 (27.91%) FireEye
10 12 (27.91%) Riverbed
10 12 (27.91%) TippingPoint
11 11 (25.58%) LogLogic
11 11 (25.58%) Radianz
11 11 (25.58%) Tufin
12 6 (13.95%) Akamai
13 5 (11.63%) Apple
13 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.63%) SevOne
14 4 (9.30%) Citrix