The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BIG-IP 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 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 114 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.40% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.11% 3.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £443 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+40.57% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
257 265 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.65% 13.33% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 166 107
Median daily rate £400 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 2
Median hourly rate £15.32 £28.61 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.45% +81.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BIG-IP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BIG-IP across the West Yorkshire region.

BIG-IP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Halifax +10 6 £443 -
Leeds -6 1 - -
BIG-IP
Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 12 (100.00%) F5
1 12 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) Unix
4 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) SSL
5 7 (58.33%) HTTP
5 7 (58.33%) Firmware
5 7 (58.33%) Intranet
5 7 (58.33%) Internet
5 7 (58.33%) Extranet
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (16.67%) CA
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (8.33%) IBM
8 1 (8.33%) Service Management
8 1 (8.33%) RACF
8 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (8.33%) zSecure
8 1 (8.33%) ACF2
8 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (8.33%) Network Security
8 1 (8.33%) Migration

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 12 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (58.33%) Extranet
5 7 (58.33%) HTTP
5 7 (58.33%) Internet
5 7 (58.33%) Intranet
5 7 (58.33%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) ACF2
2 1 (8.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) IBM