The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 397 376 394
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 31 57 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.86% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 21
Median daily rate £475 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.23% +7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
3229 3067 2887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.56% 13.01% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2166 2004 1800
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 109 91
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM across the London region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Histogram in London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM across the London region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Hourly Rate Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 8 £500 +16.61% 1
Croydon -11 5 £470 -
Docklands, London +13 1 - -
Canary Wharf +3 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM.

1 58 (96.67%) F5
2 52 (86.67%) Firewall
3 48 (80.00%) Cisco
4 36 (60.00%) BIG-IP
5 35 (58.33%) CheckPoint
6 32 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (51.67%) Network Security
8 28 (46.67%) Juniper
9 26 (43.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 25 (41.67%) VPN
10 25 (41.67%) Blue Coat
10 25 (41.67%) Wireless
11 24 (40.00%) ITIL
12 23 (38.33%) Finance
13 22 (36.67%) WAN
13 22 (36.67%) DHCP
13 22 (36.67%) DNS
14 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
14 20 (33.33%) Palo Alto
15 19 (31.67%) Data Centre
15 19 (31.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (28.33%) FireEye
18 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
19 15 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 15 (25.00%) LAN
19 15 (25.00%) Riverbed
20 14 (23.33%) SolarWinds
20 14 (23.33%) CCNP
21 13 (21.67%) SSL

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 (1.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (86.67%) Firewall
2 36 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 32 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (51.67%) Network Security
5 26 (43.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 25 (41.67%) VPN
6 25 (41.67%) Wireless
7 22 (36.67%) DHCP
7 22 (36.67%) DNS
7 22 (36.67%) WAN
8 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 19 (31.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (25.00%) LAN
11 13 (21.67%) SSL
11 13 (21.67%) WAAS
12 12 (20.00%) Wireshark
13 10 (16.67%) BGP
14 9 (15.00%) EIGRP
14 9 (15.00%) Internet
15 8 (13.33%) VoIP
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (36.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (1.67%) Associate Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (1.67%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Principal Security Architect
7 1 (1.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (1.67%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) Java EE
2 1 (1.67%) RAML
2 1 (1.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) RESTful
2 1 (1.67%) Swagger
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) XSLT
2 1 (1.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) BBC
5 2 (3.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) DataPower
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Fintech
6 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.67%) MPEG
6 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
1 3 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) ITIL
2 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 13 (21.67%) Change Management
3 13 (21.67%) High Availability
3 13 (21.67%) Service Management
4 11 (18.33%) Network Architecture
4 11 (18.33%) Project Management
5 9 (15.00%) ITIL V3
6 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (11.67%) Performance Management
6 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.33%) Network Design
9 2 (3.33%) Presales
9 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) Perl
1 2 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (23.33%) CCNP
3 7 (11.67%) Degree
3 7 (11.67%) JNCIP
3 7 (11.67%) JNCIS
4 6 (10.00%) CCIE
5 4 (6.67%) CCNA
5 4 (6.67%) CCSE
6 3 (5.00%) CCSA
6 3 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.67%) CCSP
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) SLA
2 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) ProxySG
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) KVM
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.67%) Cacti
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.67%) Legato
2 1 (1.67%) Nagios
2 1 (1.67%) OpenNMS
2 1 (1.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 58 (96.67%) F5
2 48 (80.00%) Cisco
3 35 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 28 (46.67%) Juniper
5 25 (41.67%) Blue Coat
6 20 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 17 (28.33%) FireEye
8 15 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 15 (25.00%) Riverbed
9 14 (23.33%) SolarWinds
10 13 (21.67%) Aruba
10 13 (21.67%) TippingPoint
11 12 (20.00%) Citrix
11 12 (20.00%) LogLogic
11 12 (20.00%) Tufin
12 11 (18.33%) Radianz
13 7 (11.67%) Fortinet
14 5 (8.33%) Motorola
14 5 (8.33%) VMware
15 4 (6.67%) Sourcefire
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