The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 92 -
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.073% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £428 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £405 £401
% change year-on-year
+0.98% +1.12%
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 163 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.80% 11.94% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 111 96
Median daily rate £415 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -38.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

BIG-IP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP across the Leeds region.

BIG-IP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

BIG-IP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP 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 Leeds region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Extranet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Extranet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5