The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank - 109 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
476 264 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.47% 10.74% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 140 226
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 29
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing F5 BIG-IP GTM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

F5 BIG-IP GTM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software