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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 402 383 401
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 16 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.18% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 1.37% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 15
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £282 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £401
% change year-on-year
-0.07% -12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
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
2895 3073 2783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 13.38% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1989 2014 1863
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 95 81
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +37 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 29 May 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 33 (94.29%) F5
2 32 (91.43%) Cisco
3 22 (62.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 20 (57.14%) BGP
4 20 (57.14%) Firewall
5 19 (54.29%) DNS
6 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
7 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (48.57%) Finance
8 15 (42.86%) Load Balancing
9 14 (40.00%) Juniper
9 14 (40.00%) Unix
10 12 (34.29%) WAN
11 11 (31.43%) VPN
11 11 (31.43%) Windows
11 11 (31.43%) OSPF
12 10 (28.57%) HTTP
12 10 (28.57%) DHCP
12 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (28.57%) BIG-IP
13 9 (25.71%) LAN
13 9 (25.71%) CCIE
13 9 (25.71%) EIGRP
14 8 (22.86%) MPLS
14 8 (22.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 8 (22.86%) Banking
14 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
15 7 (20.00%) HSRP

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 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 20 (57.14%) BGP
2 20 (57.14%) Firewall
3 19 (54.29%) DNS
4 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
5 12 (34.29%) WAN
6 11 (31.43%) OSPF
6 11 (31.43%) VPN
7 10 (28.57%) BIG-IP
7 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (28.57%) DHCP
7 10 (28.57%) HTTP
8 9 (25.71%) EIGRP
8 9 (25.71%) LAN
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (22.86%) MPLS
10 7 (20.00%) HSRP
10 7 (20.00%) IOS XR
10 7 (20.00%) Multicast
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Data Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) MPEG
2 6 (17.14%) Streaming Media
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Unix
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.00%) Change Management
2 7 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 7 (20.00%) High Availability
3 6 (17.14%) HOOD
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.86%) Network Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (17.14%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCIE
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) CCSE
5 2 (5.71%) CCSA
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) F5
2 32 (91.43%) Cisco
3 14 (40.00%) Juniper
4 8 (22.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 7 (20.00%) Akamai
6 6 (17.14%) Apple
6 6 (17.14%) Aruba
6 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
6 6 (17.14%) SevOne
7 5 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.43%) HP
9 3 (8.57%) Avaya
10 2 (5.71%) Infoblox
10 2 (5.71%) ProCurve
10 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.71%) VMware
11 1 (2.86%) LogLogic
11 1 (2.86%) WorldPay