The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 103 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.088% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £416 £426 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-70.83% -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
233 314 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.40% 13.81% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 195 97
Median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £97.75 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the West Yorkshire region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the West Yorkshire region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 F5 BIG-IP LTM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +15 9 £416 -2.05%
Halifax +6 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
Yorkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 17 (100.00%) F5
2 16 (94.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) NFS
5 6 (35.29%) PHP
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Apache
5 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (35.29%) Nagios
5 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
5 6 (35.29%) Squid
5 6 (35.29%) JIRA
5 6 (35.29%) GlassFish
5 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) HAProxy
5 6 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (35.29%) New Relic
5 6 (35.29%) StatsD
5 6 (35.29%) Ansible
5 6 (35.29%) DevOps
5 6 (35.29%) Graylog

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Apache
1 6 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (35.29%) Confluence
1 6 (35.29%) GlassFish
1 6 (35.29%) nginx
1 6 (35.29%) OpenStack
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
4 5 (29.41%) BGP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (29.41%) DMZ
4 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
4 5 (29.41%) Extranet
4 5 (29.41%) HTTP
4 5 (29.41%) Internet
4 5 (29.41%) Intranet
4 5 (29.41%) OSPF
4 5 (29.41%) SSL
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) WLAN
5 1 (5.88%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
1 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (35.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (35.29%) Gitweb
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Expert
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Expert
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Mainframe Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (35.29%) Node.js
1 6 (35.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) DataPower
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) CentOS
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps
1 6 (35.29%) Kanban
1 6 (35.29%) Scrum
1 6 (35.29%) Security Patching
2 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCDP
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) NFS
1 6 (35.29%) Squid
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Firmware
3 1 (5.88%) ACF2
3 1 (5.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Ansible
1 6 (35.29%) Grafana
1 6 (35.29%) Graphite
1 6 (35.29%) Graylog
1 6 (35.29%) HAProxy
1 6 (35.29%) Icinga
1 6 (35.29%) Nagios
1 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (35.29%) StatsD
1 6 (35.29%) Terraform
2 3 (17.65%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (17.65%) OPNET
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) zSecure
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) New Relic
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) TippingPoint
5 4 (23.53%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
6 3 (17.65%) BMC
6 3 (17.65%) Motorola
6 3 (17.65%) Splunk
7 1 (5.88%) CA