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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
England / London
Rank 379 399 376
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 18 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.093% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.73% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 24
Median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £400 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £490 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £485 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +17.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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
2444 2733 2896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.80% 12.74% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1784 1868
Median daily rate £440 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 65 89
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.88% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +10 4 £425 -5.55%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 44 (93.62%) F5
2 41 (87.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 36 (76.60%) Cisco
4 29 (61.70%) Juniper
5 25 (53.19%) Firewall
6 24 (51.06%) Network Security
7 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (38.30%) Finance
9 17 (36.17%) CheckPoint
9 17 (36.17%) OSPF
9 17 (36.17%) WAN
9 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (34.04%) Palo Alto
10 16 (34.04%) TCP/IP
10 16 (34.04%) BGP
10 16 (34.04%) Wireless
11 15 (31.91%) DNS
12 14 (29.79%) IPsec
13 13 (27.66%) BIG-IP
13 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
13 13 (27.66%) CCNP
14 11 (23.40%) CCIE
14 11 (23.40%) DHCP
14 11 (23.40%) LAN
14 11 (23.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (23.40%) Blue Coat
15 10 (21.28%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
15 10 (21.28%) Network Architecture
15 10 (21.28%) Aruba

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 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (87.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 25 (53.19%) Firewall
3 24 (51.06%) Network Security
4 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (36.17%) OSPF
4 17 (36.17%) WAN
5 16 (34.04%) BGP
5 16 (34.04%) TCP/IP
5 16 (34.04%) Wireless
6 15 (31.91%) DNS
7 14 (29.79%) IPsec
8 13 (27.66%) BIG-IP
9 11 (23.40%) DHCP
9 11 (23.40%) LAN
10 10 (21.28%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (17.02%) EIGRP
11 8 (17.02%) Multicast
12 6 (12.77%) HSRP
12 6 (12.77%) VRRP
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Architect
3 11 (23.40%) Network Architect
4 8 (17.02%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) Network Specialist
6 6 (12.77%) Network Technical Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Data Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Data Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco Architect
10 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Architect
10 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Ajax
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) Core Data
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) iPad
4 5 (10.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
5 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
6 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.26%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (2.13%) CESG
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Unix
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
2 10 (21.28%) Network Architecture
3 9 (19.15%) Project Management
4 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.77%) Change Management
6 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.64%) Low Latency
6 5 (10.64%) Product Management
6 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
6 5 (10.64%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (8.51%) Service Management
7 4 (8.51%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Network Design
8 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C
1 2 (4.26%) Java
1 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.66%) CCNP
3 11 (23.40%) CCIE
4 5 (10.64%) CCSA
5 4 (8.51%) CCSE
6 3 (6.38%) CCNA
6 3 (6.38%) Degree
6 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.38%) ProxySG
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) XenServer
4 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) Forum Sentry
3 1 (2.13%) Nessus
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (93.62%) F5
2 36 (76.60%) Cisco
3 29 (61.70%) Juniper
4 17 (36.17%) CheckPoint
5 16 (34.04%) Palo Alto
6 11 (23.40%) Blue Coat
7 10 (21.28%) Aruba
8 6 (12.77%) Arista
8 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
9 5 (10.64%) FireEye
9 5 (10.64%) TippingPoint
9 5 (10.64%) Tufin
10 4 (8.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (8.51%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.38%) Citrix
11 3 (6.38%) Imperva
11 3 (6.38%) Infoblox
11 3 (6.38%) LogLogic
11 3 (6.38%) Radianz
11 3 (6.38%) VMware