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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 86 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.21% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 1.84% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £388 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £439 £407
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
220 217 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.34% 11.12% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 144 158
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £249 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.75 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £45.05 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 6 £375 -12.28%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) F5
1 14 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) Palo Alto
5 9 (64.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (64.29%) Akamai
5 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 9 (64.29%) IPsec
5 9 (64.29%) VLAN
6 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) People Management
8 3 (21.43%) Network Design
8 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (21.43%) DMZ
8 3 (21.43%) OSPF
8 3 (21.43%) BGP
8 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
8 3 (21.43%) WLAN
8 3 (21.43%) CCNP
8 3 (21.43%) HP
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.14%) Terraform
9 1 (7.14%) Gitweb
9 1 (7.14%) Grafana
9 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack

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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) IPsec
3 9 (64.29%) VLAN
3 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) DMZ
4 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) DMVPN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Gitweb
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Team Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Expert
5 2 (14.29%) Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Expert
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Designer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
1 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
1 1 (7.14%) Squid
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Grafana
1 1 (7.14%) Graphite
1 1 (7.14%) Graylog
1 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.14%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (7.14%) Icinga
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) OPNET
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) StatsD
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.14%) BMC
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Motorola
5 1 (7.14%) New Relic
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) VMware