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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 100 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.15% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 0.92% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £498 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £394 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
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
199 217 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.04% 15.97% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 142 91
Median daily rate £400 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 May 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 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (33.33%) Akamai
5 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Kanban
6 1 (16.67%) TippingPoint
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (16.67%) DataPower
6 1 (16.67%) CentOS
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) nginx
6 1 (16.67%) Confluence
6 1 (16.67%) Squid
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
6 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) DMZ
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Gitweb
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) DataPower
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) ACF2
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) RACF
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Grafana
1 1 (16.67%) Graphite
1 1 (16.67%) Graylog
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (16.67%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (16.67%) Icinga
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) OPNET
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) StatsD
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
1 1 (16.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Akamai
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Motorola
4 1 (16.67%) New Relic
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) TippingPoint
4 1 (16.67%) VMware