Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 248 240
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.099% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.78% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
City of London median daily rate £500 £456 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +2.82% -11.25%
10th Percentile £371 £427 £378
90th Percentile £515 £481 £508
Central London median daily rate £500 £456 £444
% change year-on-year +9.59% +2.82% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 730 893 691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.97% 12.59% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 700 523
City of London median daily rate £478 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% - +2.21%
10th Percentile £205 £212 £182
90th Percentile £662 £625 £637
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 22
City of London median hourly rate £33.75 £18.70 £20.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.48% -6.86% +2.96%
10th Percentile £13.88 £14.35 £13.32
90th Percentile £44.80 £33.00 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £33.75 £18.85 £20.08
% change year-on-year +79.05% -6.11% +0.39%

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

Job postings citing F5 BIG-IP GTM as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM in the City of London.

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (85.71%) Riverbed
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
4 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 4 (57.14%) Docker
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Splunk
4 4 (57.14%) Regular Expression
4 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (57.14%) Microservices
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) VXLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Arista
4 4 (57.14%) Network Virtualisation

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) VXLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) GLBP
5 1 (14.29%) HSRP
5 1 (14.29%) Junos
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) Regular Expression
1 4 (57.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
1 4 (57.14%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCIE
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Riverbed
3 4 (57.14%) Arista
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 4 (57.14%) Splunk
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) SevOne