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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 404 392 406
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 16 44 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.19% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 1.42% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 11
Median daily rate £435 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £285 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £401
% change year-on-year
-0.14% -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
2971 3088 2795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.92% 13.26% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2024 2003 1791
Median daily rate £425 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 91 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +30 4 £463 +7.87%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 26 (92.86%) F5
2 23 (82.14%) Cisco
3 17 (60.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
4 15 (53.57%) Firewall
5 14 (50.00%) DNS
6 13 (46.43%) BGP
7 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
8 11 (39.29%) Finance
8 11 (39.29%) Juniper
9 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (35.71%) MPLS
9 10 (35.71%) Unix
9 10 (35.71%) Windows
9 10 (35.71%) BIG-IP
10 9 (32.14%) VPN
10 9 (32.14%) HTTP
10 9 (32.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
11 8 (28.57%) WAN
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (25.00%) Akamai
12 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 7 (25.00%) High Availability
12 7 (25.00%) Python
12 7 (25.00%) IOS XR
12 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
13 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (53.57%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
3 14 (50.00%) DNS
4 13 (46.43%) BGP
5 10 (35.71%) BIG-IP
5 10 (35.71%) MPLS
6 9 (32.14%) HTTP
6 9 (32.14%) VPN
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (28.57%) WAN
8 7 (25.00%) IOS XR
9 6 (21.43%) DHCP
10 5 (17.86%) LAN
10 5 (17.86%) OSPF
10 5 (17.86%) Wireless
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (14.29%) IPsec
11 4 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Principal Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Principal Security Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Security Product Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) MPEG
2 6 (21.43%) Streaming Media
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Unix
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 7 (25.00%) High Availability
3 6 (21.43%) HOOD
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Presales
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 2 (7.14%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (25.00%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCIE
3 4 (14.29%) CCSE
4 3 (10.71%) CCNP
4 3 (10.71%) CCSA
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) F5
2 23 (82.14%) Cisco
3 11 (39.29%) Juniper
4 9 (32.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 7 (25.00%) Akamai
7 6 (21.43%) Apple
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) Palo Alto
7 6 (21.43%) SevOne
8 5 (17.86%) Blue Coat
9 4 (14.29%) Aruba
9 4 (14.29%) VMware
10 3 (10.71%) HP
11 2 (7.14%) Avaya
11 2 (7.14%) ProCurve
11 2 (7.14%) Radianz
11 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
11 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
11 2 (7.14%) TippingPoint