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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 400 405 377
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 29 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.081% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.65% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 17
Average daily rate
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£433 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.54% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average 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
3179 3057 3599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.99% 12.35% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2000 2156
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 90 177
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +26 9 £431 -25.00% 2
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (100.00%) F5
2 38 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 29 (63.04%) Cisco
4 25 (54.35%) Firewall
5 24 (52.17%) Juniper
6 17 (36.96%) WAN
7 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (32.61%) CCNP
8 14 (30.43%) Load Balancing
9 13 (28.26%) BIG-IP
9 13 (28.26%) Citrix
10 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
10 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
11 11 (23.91%) Finance
12 10 (21.74%) VPN
12 10 (21.74%) OSPF
12 10 (21.74%) BGP
12 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (19.57%) NetScreen
13 9 (19.57%) VMware
13 9 (19.57%) Blue Coat
14 8 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (17.39%) Linux
14 8 (17.39%) Network Security
15 7 (15.22%) vSphere
15 7 (15.22%) WAN Optimisation
15 7 (15.22%) IIS
15 7 (15.22%) DNS
15 7 (15.22%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (15.22%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) nginx
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (82.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 25 (54.35%) Firewall
3 17 (36.96%) WAN
4 13 (28.26%) BIG-IP
5 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
7 10 (21.74%) VPN
7 10 (21.74%) OSPF
7 10 (21.74%) BGP
7 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (19.57%) NetScreen
9 8 (17.39%) Network Security
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (15.22%) DNS
10 7 (15.22%) SSL
11 6 (13.04%) SAN
11 6 (13.04%) LAN
12 5 (10.87%) MPLS
12 5 (10.87%) Wireless
12 5 (10.87%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Games
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Local Government
4 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Network Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Network Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Support
6 2 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Online Games
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.17%) SecurID
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) UNIX
5 1 (2.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.22%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (13.04%) ITIL
4 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) Service Management
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) Scrum
5 4 (8.70%) Kanban
5 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.35%) Use Case
7 2 (4.35%) Change Control
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.17%) Line Management
8 1 (2.17%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.17%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
2 2 (4.35%) C
2 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) CCNP
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.04%) CCSE
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.35%) CCSA
5 2 (4.35%) CCDP
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) CCIE
6 1 (2.17%) CCSP
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) vSphere
2 6 (13.04%) UAG
2 6 (13.04%) XenApp
2 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
1 6 (13.04%) SCOM
2 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.17%) RANCID
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) F5
2 29 (63.04%) Cisco
3 24 (52.17%) Juniper
4 13 (28.26%) Citrix
5 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
6 9 (19.57%) VMware
6 9 (19.57%) Blue Coat
7 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.87%) HP
8 5 (10.87%) Splunk
9 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
9 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
10 3 (6.52%) Avaya
10 3 (6.52%) Symantec
10 3 (6.52%) McAfee
11 2 (4.35%) Brocade
11 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
11 2 (4.35%) Nokia
11 2 (4.35%) Infoblox
11 2 (4.35%) TippingPoint
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
TEKsystems
Rate: VERY GOOD RATES
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago