The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 225 257 247
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 17 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.84% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 12
Median daily rate £450 £313 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -31.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £288 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £435 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1567 1784 1865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.30% 18.71% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 965 873
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 121 112
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.00
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Buckinghamshire +22 8 £500 - 1
Hampshire +26 4 £338 -20.58% 1
Berkshire +9 3 £450 +56.52% 1
Middlesex - 2 £404 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 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 South East region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 37 (100.00%) F5
2 30 (81.08%) Cisco
3 25 (67.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 22 (59.46%) Firewall
5 21 (56.76%) CheckPoint
6 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (45.95%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (45.95%) BGP
7 17 (45.95%) WAN
8 15 (40.54%) VPN
8 15 (40.54%) Load Balancing
9 14 (37.84%) Network Security
9 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (35.14%) LAN
11 12 (32.43%) CCNP
11 12 (32.43%) OSPF
11 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
12 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
13 9 (24.32%) PKI
13 9 (24.32%) CCNA
13 9 (24.32%) DNS
14 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
15 7 (18.92%) Juniper
16 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (16.22%) SAN
16 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 5 (13.51%) IPsec
17 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
17 5 (13.51%) MPLS
17 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (2.70%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (45.95%) BGP
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (45.95%) WAN
5 15 (40.54%) VPN
6 14 (37.84%) Network Security
7 13 (35.14%) LAN
8 12 (32.43%) OSPF
9 9 (24.32%) DNS
10 6 (16.22%) SAN
11 5 (13.51%) IPsec
11 5 (13.51%) MPLS
11 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.81%) 802.11
12 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
12 4 (10.81%) FCoE
12 4 (10.81%) HSRP
12 4 (10.81%) SSL
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Network Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Security Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Network Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Network Security Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Security Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) IP Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) IP Security Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Check Point Expert
8 2 (5.41%) IP Expert
8 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Senior IP Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) PKI
2 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
3 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.41%) Wiki
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
1 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Load Balancing
2 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) High Availability
4 3 (8.11%) Software Licensing
4 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (2.70%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 1 (2.70%) DNA
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (32.43%) CCNP
2 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) CCNA
5 3 (8.11%) CCSE
6 2 (5.41%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.70%) CCA
7 1 (2.70%) CCAA
7 1 (2.70%) CCSA
7 1 (2.70%) CISSP
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
1 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
2 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) F5
2 30 (81.08%) Cisco
3 21 (56.76%) CheckPoint
4 7 (18.92%) Juniper
5 5 (13.51%) Blue Coat
5 5 (13.51%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.11%) Infoblox
6 3 (8.11%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.41%) Remedy
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.70%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.70%) TippingPoint
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