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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 392 408 394
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 19 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.068% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.56% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 20
Average daily rate
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£483 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.56% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £330 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.54% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
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
3003 3027 3648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.61% 12.06% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1843 1962 2156
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 95 172
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.99 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 4 £454 -21.08% 2
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (100.00%) F5
2 37 (94.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 32 (82.05%) Firewall
4 31 (79.49%) Cisco
5 22 (56.41%) Juniper
6 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
7 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (46.15%) CCNP
8 17 (43.59%) Blue Coat
8 17 (43.59%) Network Security
9 14 (35.90%) BGP
9 14 (35.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 13 (33.33%) BIG-IP
11 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 11 (28.21%) Banking
11 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (25.64%) VPN
12 10 (25.64%) WAN
13 9 (23.08%) NetScreen
13 9 (23.08%) OSPF
14 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (17.95%) TippingPoint
14 7 (17.95%) HP
14 7 (17.95%) Citrix
14 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
14 7 (17.95%) SSL
14 7 (17.95%) Multicast
15 6 (15.38%) NetScaler
15 6 (15.38%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 32 (82.05%) Firewall
3 17 (43.59%) Network Security
4 14 (35.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (35.90%) BGP
5 13 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (25.64%) WAN
7 10 (25.64%) VPN
8 9 (23.08%) OSPF
8 9 (23.08%) NetScreen
9 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (17.95%) SSL
9 7 (17.95%) Multicast
10 6 (15.38%) NetScaler
10 6 (15.38%) DNS
11 5 (12.82%) HTTP
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (12.82%) IPsec
General
1 11 (28.21%) Banking
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Local Government
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Network Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Network Support
6 1 (2.56%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Security Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Junior
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Online Games
2 2 (5.13%) Online Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.26%) Service Management
4 4 (10.26%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Kanban
5 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) Use Case
6 2 (5.13%) Network Management
6 2 (5.13%) Change Control
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.56%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) C
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) CCNP
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCSE
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) JNCIS
5 3 (7.69%) CCDP
6 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) CCSA
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.56%) RANCID
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) F5
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco
3 22 (56.41%) Juniper
4 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
5 17 (43.59%) Blue Coat
6 7 (17.95%) HP
6 7 (17.95%) Citrix
6 7 (17.95%) TippingPoint
7 6 (15.38%) McAfee
8 3 (7.69%) Symantec
8 3 (7.69%) Avaya
8 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.69%) VMware
9 2 (5.13%) MobileIron
9 2 (5.13%) Infoblox
9 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
9 2 (5.13%) Nokia
9 2 (5.13%) Brocade
9 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.56%) IronPort
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