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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 360 393 370
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 35 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.046% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.39% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 2
Average daily rate
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£419 £500 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +26.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £364 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £560 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £410 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.37% -6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
2814 2595 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 11.82% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 1634 1753
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 74 141
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -25.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.69 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +24 17 £413 - 1
Hayes - - - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 67 (100.00%) F5
2 62 (92.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 53 (79.10%) Cisco
4 49 (73.13%) Firewall
5 43 (64.18%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (50.75%) CCNP
6 34 (50.75%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (49.25%) Juniper
7 33 (49.25%) OSPF
8 31 (46.27%) Network Security
9 28 (41.79%) Cisco IOS
10 27 (40.30%) BGP
10 27 (40.30%) CheckPoint
10 27 (40.30%) Blue Coat
11 25 (37.31%) Citrix
12 24 (35.82%) NetScreen
12 24 (35.82%) VMware
13 23 (34.33%) Load Balancing
14 21 (31.34%) CCSE
14 21 (31.34%) BIG-IP
14 21 (31.34%) DNS
14 21 (31.34%) E-Commerce
15 20 (29.85%) DHCP
15 20 (29.85%) Infoblox
16 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (23.88%) VPN
17 16 (23.88%) Finance
18 15 (22.39%) WAN
19 14 (20.90%) Linux
19 14 (20.90%) Cisco Nexus

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 6 (8.96%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (92.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 49 (73.13%) Firewall
3 34 (50.75%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (49.25%) OSPF
5 31 (46.27%) Network Security
6 28 (41.79%) Cisco IOS
7 27 (40.30%) BGP
8 24 (35.82%) NetScreen
9 21 (31.34%) BIG-IP
9 21 (31.34%) DNS
10 20 (29.85%) DHCP
11 16 (23.88%) VPN
12 15 (22.39%) WAN
13 14 (20.90%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (17.91%) DMVPN
14 12 (17.91%) Wireless
15 10 (14.93%) IPsec
15 10 (14.93%) MPLS
15 10 (14.93%) TACACS
15 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Consultant
3 11 (16.42%) Security Specialist
3 11 (16.42%) Network Specialist
3 11 (16.42%) Network Security Specialist
4 8 (11.94%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Network Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.42%) Thin Client
2 11 (16.42%) Fat Client
3 6 (8.96%) Online Games
4 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) CentOS
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Load Balancing
2 21 (31.34%) E-Commerce
3 13 (19.40%) ITIL
3 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.94%) Service Management
5 5 (7.46%) Line Management
5 5 (7.46%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (5.97%) Network Design
7 3 (4.48%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.99%) Investment Management
8 2 (2.99%) Time Management
8 2 (2.99%) Project Management
8 2 (2.99%) Information Security
9 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.49%) Network Management
9 1 (1.49%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) C
2 4 (5.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (64.18%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (50.75%) CCNP
3 21 (31.34%) CCSE
4 9 (13.43%) CCIE
5 6 (8.96%) Degree
6 4 (5.97%) CCSP
6 4 (5.97%) CCNA
7 3 (4.48%) CISSP
7 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) CCSA
9 1 (1.49%) VCP4
9 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (1.49%) MCSE
9 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.45%) XenServer
3 6 (8.96%) vSphere
3 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.97%) XenApp
4 4 (5.97%) UAG
5 2 (2.99%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
1 4 (5.97%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) RANCID
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) F5
2 53 (79.10%) Cisco
3 33 (49.25%) Juniper
4 27 (40.30%) CheckPoint
4 27 (40.30%) Blue Coat
5 25 (37.31%) Citrix
6 24 (35.82%) VMware
7 20 (29.85%) Infoblox
8 13 (19.40%) Imperva
9 10 (14.93%) HP
10 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.96%) SolarWinds
12 4 (5.97%) Riverbed
12 4 (5.97%) TippingPoint
12 4 (5.97%) IBM
13 3 (4.48%) Bloomberg
14 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
14 2 (2.99%) Nokia
14 2 (2.99%) McAfee
14 2 (2.99%) Tufin
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