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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 103 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.45% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 2.73% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £401
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £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
191 220 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.48% 16.34% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 148 86
Median daily rate £387 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.60% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 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 £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 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 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) Akamai
5 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) zSecure
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) OPNET
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) DataPower
5 1 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (20.00%) ACF2
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) CCDP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) DMZ
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ACF2
1 1 (20.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (20.00%) OPNET
1 1 (20.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Akamai
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Motorola
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint