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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 420 392 415
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 17 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.14% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 1.06% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 13
Median daily rate £425 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
-7.87% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £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
2928 3008 2820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.85% 13.37% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2044 1926 1867
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 £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 87 89
Median hourly rate £21.34 £23.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.19% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

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 6 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 6 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 +39 4 £425 -15.00%
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 47 (94.00%) F5
2 46 (92.00%) Cisco
3 37 (74.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 31 (62.00%) Firewall
5 29 (58.00%) BGP
6 26 (52.00%) DNS
7 23 (46.00%) WAN
7 23 (46.00%) Finance
8 22 (44.00%) Load Balancing
8 22 (44.00%) TCP/IP
8 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (38.00%) LAN
10 18 (36.00%) OSPF
11 17 (34.00%) BIG-IP
11 17 (34.00%) Unix
11 17 (34.00%) Juniper
11 17 (34.00%) EIGRP
12 16 (32.00%) VPN
12 16 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (28.00%) DHCP
14 13 (26.00%) HTTP
14 13 (26.00%) SSL
14 13 (26.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (24.00%) FortiGate
15 12 (24.00%) Windows
16 11 (22.00%) CCIE
16 11 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (22.00%) Banking
17 10 (20.00%) Investment Banking
17 10 (20.00%) MPLS

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 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 37 (74.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 31 (62.00%) Firewall
3 29 (58.00%) BGP
4 26 (52.00%) DNS
5 23 (46.00%) WAN
6 22 (44.00%) TCP/IP
7 19 (38.00%) LAN
8 18 (36.00%) OSPF
9 17 (34.00%) BIG-IP
9 17 (34.00%) EIGRP
10 16 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (32.00%) VPN
11 14 (28.00%) DHCP
12 13 (26.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (26.00%) HTTP
12 13 (26.00%) SSL
13 11 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (20.00%) MPLS
15 8 (16.00%) IPsec
15 8 (16.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (46.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 10 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) MPEG
2 6 (12.00%) Streaming Media
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Unix
2 12 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (20.00%) Change Management
3 9 (18.00%) High Availability
4 7 (14.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (14.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) HOOD
5 6 (12.00%) Network Architecture
6 5 (10.00%) Low Latency
6 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) Network Management
8 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 2 (4.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.00%) Network Design
9 1 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (14.00%) Python
2 6 (12.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) Lisp
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.00%) CCIE
3 9 (18.00%) CCNP
4 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) CCSE
6 3 (6.00%) CCSA
7 1 (2.00%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Firmware
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) NFS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.00%) vCloud
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.00%) TrustSec
2 1 (2.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (94.00%) F5
2 46 (92.00%) Cisco
3 17 (34.00%) Juniper
4 8 (16.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 7 (14.00%) Akamai
5 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.00%) Apple
6 6 (12.00%) Aruba
6 6 (12.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (12.00%) SevOne
7 5 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 5 (10.00%) HP
7 5 (10.00%) Infoblox
8 3 (6.00%) Avaya
8 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.00%) VMware
9 2 (4.00%) Nokia
9 2 (4.00%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.00%) Riverbed