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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 97 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.41% 0.061% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
228 212 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.47% 12.97% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 141 86
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Median hourly rate £13.11 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 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 9 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 5 (55.56%) Security Patching
4 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (55.56%) Terraform
4 5 (55.56%) Gitweb
4 5 (55.56%) Grafana
4 5 (55.56%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) Nagios
4 5 (55.56%) PHP
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Apache
4 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (55.56%) NFS
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) HAProxy
4 5 (55.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (55.56%) New Relic
4 5 (55.56%) StatsD
4 5 (55.56%) Ansible
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) Graylog

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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
1 5 (55.56%) GlassFish
1 5 (55.56%) nginx
1 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) DMZ
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
1 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (55.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Gitweb
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (55.56%) Node.js
1 5 (55.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) CentOS
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Kanban
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Security Patching
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCDP
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) NFS
1 5 (55.56%) Squid
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) ACF2
2 1 (11.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Grafana
1 5 (55.56%) Graphite
1 5 (55.56%) Graylog
1 5 (55.56%) HAProxy
1 5 (55.56%) Icinga
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) StatsD
1 5 (55.56%) Terraform
2 2 (22.22%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (22.22%) OPNET
3 1 (11.11%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 5 (55.56%) New Relic
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 2 (22.22%) BMC
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Motorola
5 2 (22.22%) Splunk
5 2 (22.22%) TippingPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Akamai
6 1 (11.11%) CA