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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 84 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 1.79% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £428 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £466 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.84% +13.03%
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
147 168 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.32% 11.94% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 114 110
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £552 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +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 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) F5
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (70.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (70.00%) Akamai
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) People Management
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (20.00%) TippingPoint
7 2 (20.00%) WLAN
7 2 (20.00%) BGP
7 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (20.00%) CCNP
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (10.00%) BMC
8 1 (10.00%) Motorola
8 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (10.00%) DMZ
8 1 (10.00%) Nagios
8 1 (10.00%) OSPF
8 1 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (10.00%) Java

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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) IPsec
3 7 (70.00%) VLAN
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (10.00%) DMZ
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) IOS XR
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Gitweb
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Expert
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Expert
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) CentOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
1 1 (10.00%) Squid
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) Grafana
1 1 (10.00%) Graphite
1 1 (10.00%) Graylog
1 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (10.00%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (10.00%) Icinga
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) OPNET
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) StatsD
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) TippingPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) BMC
5 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Motorola
5 1 (10.00%) New Relic
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) VMware