The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.054% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £401
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
216 276 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.86% 14.81% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 142 72
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM across the Manchester region.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 13 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 6 (46.15%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
5 4 (30.77%) IGRP
5 4 (30.77%) NetScreen
5 4 (30.77%) iPad
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) Change Control
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) Network Management
8 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 1 (7.69%) DNS
8 1 (7.69%) SSL

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (15.38%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (46.15%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
4 4 (30.77%) IGRP
4 4 (30.77%) NetScreen
4 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) SSL
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint