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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 219 234 214
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 19 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.012% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 0.070% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
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£450 £350 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £350 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1856 1431 1555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.88% 17.20% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 604 602
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 157
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 10 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 - 1
Kent - 1 - - 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 32 (100.00%) F5
2 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 22 (68.75%) Firewall
3 18 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (53.13%) CheckPoint
5 12 (37.50%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) Blue Coat
6 11 (34.38%) BIG-IP
6 11 (34.38%) Network Security
6 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (34.38%) Juniper
7 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) Linux
9 8 (25.00%) LAN
9 8 (25.00%) WAN
9 8 (25.00%) OSPF
9 8 (25.00%) BGP
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (21.88%) CCNP
10 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
10 7 (21.88%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
11 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) MySQL
11 6 (18.75%) DNS
12 5 (15.63%) SSL
12 5 (15.63%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) MediaWiki
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) Firewall
2 18 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (34.38%) BIG-IP
3 11 (34.38%) Network Security
4 10 (31.25%) VPN
4 10 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (25.00%) LAN
5 8 (25.00%) WAN
5 8 (25.00%) OSPF
5 8 (25.00%) BGP
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
6 6 (18.75%) DNS
7 5 (15.63%) SSL
7 5 (15.63%) MPLS
7 5 (15.63%) NetScreen
7 5 (15.63%) Junos
8 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
8 4 (12.50%) TACACS
9 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Consultant
2 13 (40.63%) Network Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IP Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Firewall Support
6 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Support
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) PKI
1 5 (15.63%) CESG
1 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
1 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) Tandem
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Phone
3 5 (15.63%) Android
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
2 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
2 5 (15.63%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) B2B
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCNP
3 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) JNCIS
5 4 (12.50%) CCDP
6 3 (9.38%) CCIE
7 2 (6.25%) CCSE
7 2 (6.25%) CISSP
8 1 (3.13%) CCDA
8 1 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Firmware
1 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.50%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) F5
2 22 (68.75%) Cisco
3 17 (53.13%) CheckPoint
4 12 (37.50%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) Blue Coat
5 11 (34.38%) Juniper
6 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
6 5 (15.63%) Mercator
6 5 (15.63%) TippingPoint
7 4 (12.50%) Nokia
8 3 (9.38%) Citrix
8 3 (9.38%) McAfee
9 2 (6.25%) Infoblox
9 2 (6.25%) Altiris
9 2 (6.25%) Symantec
10 1 (3.13%) HP
10 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
10 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
10 1 (3.13%) Remedy
10 1 (3.13%) Sophos
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