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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
England / South East
Rank 234 231 232
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 9 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 1.48% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 9
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £466 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.84% +13.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1559 1754 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.47% 20.44% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 972 951
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 90 115
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £52.63 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +4 3 £500 -
Middlesex - 3 £420 -
Hampshire +5 2 £501 +54.00% 1
Surrey +10 1 £450 -18.18% 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) F5
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
6 13 (48.15%) VPN
6 13 (48.15%) WAN
6 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
7 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
7 12 (44.44%) Load Balancing
8 11 (40.74%) Firewall
8 11 (40.74%) BGP
9 9 (33.33%) Network Security
10 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (29.63%) LAN
11 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (25.93%) Juniper
11 7 (25.93%) CCNP
11 7 (25.93%) CCNA
11 7 (25.93%) OSPF
12 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
12 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
13 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
13 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (18.52%) FCoE
13 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (18.52%) PKI
13 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
13 5 (18.52%) SAN
13 5 (18.52%) EIGRP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 13 (48.15%) VPN
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) BGP
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
5 9 (33.33%) Network Security
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) OSPF
8 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
8 5 (18.52%) FCoE
8 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (18.52%) SAN
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) MPLS
10 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
10 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (11.11%) Wireless
11 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Network Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Security Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Wiki
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 3 (11.11%) Network Design
2 3 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) DNA
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 7 (25.93%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CCA
5 1 (3.70%) CCAA
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) Opsview
1 2 (7.41%) QRadar
2 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
2 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) F5
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
4 7 (25.93%) Juniper
5 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
5 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (7.41%) ArcSight
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) Remedy
7 2 (7.41%) Splunk
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.70%) FireEye
8 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) TippingPoint
8 1 (3.70%) Tufin
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