The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 95 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.061% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £416 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
-8.05% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
West Yorkshire

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
179 227 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.26% 13.91% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 157 71
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £532 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.72 £17.50 £115.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% -84.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Leeds region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 6 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (50.00%) New Relic
3 6 (50.00%) StatsD
3 6 (50.00%) Ansible
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Graylog
3 6 (50.00%) Icinga
3 6 (50.00%) Graphite
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Redis
3 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) Security Patching
3 6 (50.00%) Terraform
3 6 (50.00%) Gitweb
3 6 (50.00%) Grafana
3 6 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Apache
3 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (50.00%) NFS
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Apache
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (50.00%) Confluence
1 6 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 6 (50.00%) nginx
1 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) BGP
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) DMZ
3 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Gitweb
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Expert
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Expert
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (50.00%) Node.js
1 6 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) DataPower
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) CentOS
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
1 6 (50.00%) Kanban
1 6 (50.00%) Scrum
1 6 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 5 (41.67%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCDP
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) NFS
1 6 (50.00%) Squid
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) ACF2
2 1 (8.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Ansible
1 6 (50.00%) Grafana
1 6 (50.00%) Graphite
1 6 (50.00%) Graylog
1 6 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 6 (50.00%) Icinga
1 6 (50.00%) Nagios
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) StatsD
1 6 (50.00%) Terraform
2 3 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (25.00%) OPNET
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (8.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (50.00%) New Relic
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) TippingPoint
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (25.00%) BMC
5 3 (25.00%) Motorola
5 3 (25.00%) Splunk
6 1 (8.33%) CA