The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.18% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.79% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BIG-IP
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 79 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.21% 16.36% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 21
Median daily rate £415 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.90% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 1 - -
BIG-IP
Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet