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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 92 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 3.14% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £400 £500 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £449 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £570 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £485 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +17.57%
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
217 223 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.92% 11.44% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 151 140
Median daily rate £410 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
Median hourly rate £17.75 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £21.50 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 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 +6 2 £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 24 February 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 13 (100.00%) F5
1 13 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Palo Alto
4 9 (69.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (69.23%) VPN
4 9 (69.23%) IPsec
4 9 (69.23%) VLAN
4 9 (69.23%) Akamai
5 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) People Management
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (15.38%) TippingPoint
8 2 (15.38%) WLAN
8 2 (15.38%) BGP
8 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 2 (15.38%) CCNP
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.69%) BMC
9 1 (7.69%) Motorola
9 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (7.69%) DMZ
9 1 (7.69%) Nagios
9 1 (7.69%) OSPF
9 1 (7.69%) HTML

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) IPsec
3 9 (69.23%) VLAN
3 9 (69.23%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) IOS XR
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Gitweb
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Expert
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) LAN/WAN Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
1 1 (7.69%) Squid
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.69%) Grafana
1 1 (7.69%) Graphite
1 1 (7.69%) Graylog
1 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.69%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (7.69%) Icinga
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) OPNET
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) StatsD
1 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) TippingPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Motorola
5 1 (7.69%) New Relic
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) VMware