The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 LTM over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 106 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.053% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 0.43% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £539 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-70.83% -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
North West

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
292 231 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.96% 12.31% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 131 103
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 16
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.94 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM across the Manchester region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Stockport - 3 £539 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) CISSP
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 1 (14.29%) IGRP

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 (28.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) IGRP
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Web Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk
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