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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 94 119 111
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.091% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 0.73% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
223 273 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.64% 12.42% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 171 159
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.60% -16.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £17.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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
Leeds +19 2 - -
Halifax - 1 £475 -
BIG-IP
Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) F5
2 13 (92.86%) Unix
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) SSL
3 8 (57.14%) Intranet
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) Extranet
3 8 (57.14%) Firmware
3 8 (57.14%) HTTP
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (21.43%) Law
8 1 (7.14%) IVR
8 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
8 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (7.14%) CCNP
8 1 (7.14%) CCNA
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification

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 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) Extranet
3 8 (57.14%) HTTP
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) Intranet
3 8 (57.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) IP Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint