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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 109 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.28% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 2.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £428 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.52% +7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
265 250 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.00% 11.68% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 151 110
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 4
Median hourly rate £13.13 £35.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £18.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £187.50 £23.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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 26 July 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 +5 6 £420 - 1
Halifax -4 3 £443 +3.50%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 22 (100.00%) F5
2 19 (86.36%) Firewall
3 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (63.64%) DNS
5 13 (59.09%) Cisco
6 12 (54.55%) Load Balancing
7 10 (45.45%) BIG-IP
8 9 (40.91%) Internet
9 8 (36.36%) Linux
10 7 (31.82%) HTTP
10 7 (31.82%) Extranet
10 7 (31.82%) SSL
10 7 (31.82%) Unix
10 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
10 7 (31.82%) Firmware
10 7 (31.82%) Intranet
10 7 (31.82%) Palo Alto
11 5 (22.73%) Finance
11 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (22.73%) Scrum
11 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (22.73%) Squid
11 5 (22.73%) JIRA
11 5 (22.73%) GlassFish
11 5 (22.73%) Kanban
11 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (22.73%) CentOS
11 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
11 5 (22.73%) nginx

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 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (22.73%) Confluence
1 5 (22.73%) GlassFish
1 5 (22.73%) nginx
1 5 (22.73%) OpenStack
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 14 (63.64%) DNS
4 10 (45.45%) BIG-IP
5 9 (40.91%) Internet
6 7 (31.82%) Extranet
6 7 (31.82%) HTTP
6 7 (31.82%) Intranet
6 7 (31.82%) SSL
6 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (13.64%) Network Security
9 2 (9.09%) BGP
9 2 (9.09%) DMZ
9 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
9 2 (9.09%) OSPF
9 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
1 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (22.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Gitweb
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (22.73%) Node.js
1 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) DataPower
1 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Load Balancing
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Kanban
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Security Patching
3 2 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCDP
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Firmware
2 5 (22.73%) NFS
2 5 (22.73%) Squid
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) ACF2
3 1 (4.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
1 5 (22.73%) Grafana
1 5 (22.73%) Graphite
1 5 (22.73%) Graylog
1 5 (22.73%) HAProxy
1 5 (22.73%) Icinga
1 5 (22.73%) Nagios
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (22.73%) StatsD
1 5 (22.73%) Terraform
2 2 (9.09%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (9.09%) OPNET
3 1 (4.55%) zSecure
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) F5
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Palo Alto
4 5 (22.73%) New Relic
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Akamai
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) BMC
6 2 (9.09%) CA
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Motorola
6 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (9.09%) TippingPoint