The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank - 67 70
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.95% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 210 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.53% 22.25% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 111 94
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £159.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IP Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (50.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint