Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 183 123 198
Rank change year-on-year -60 +75 +43
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 4 3 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.15% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
10th Percentile £522 £530 -
25th Percentile £544 £556 £506
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £580 £600 £513
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +17.07% -2.38%
75th Percentile £590 £650 £519
90th Percentile £596 £680 -
Central London median daily rate £580 £600 £513
% change year-on-year -3.33% +17.07% -2.38%

F5 BIG-IP GTM is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 391 257 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.78% 12.59% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 205 412
10th Percentile £305 £238 £200
25th Percentile £449 £363 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £600 £556 £550
90th Percentile £700 £625 £674
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £435
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.94% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 12
10th Percentile £19.40 £22.65 £16.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £22.88 £18.15
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +16.46% +4.77%
75th Percentile £40.75 £32.69 £23.25
90th Percentile £48.10 £50.13 £38.03
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.35% +12.20% +9.28%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing F5 BIG-IP GTM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the City of London

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Arista
3 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) SD-WAN

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (25.00%) GLBP
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SD-WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAAS
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
2 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Arista
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) VMware