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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 113 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £416 £428 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -
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
251 299 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.43% 13.18% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 189 107
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 8
Median hourly rate £12.36 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.75% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.72 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £161.50 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

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 31 August 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 - 8 £416 - 1
Halifax +4 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 21 (100.00%) F5
2 17 (80.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 15 (71.43%) Firewall
4 12 (57.14%) DNS
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) BIG-IP
7 7 (33.33%) HTTP
7 7 (33.33%) SSL
7 7 (33.33%) Unix
7 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (33.33%) Firmware
7 7 (33.33%) Intranet
7 7 (33.33%) Internet
7 7 (33.33%) Extranet
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) Squid
8 5 (23.81%) JIRA
8 5 (23.81%) Kanban
8 5 (23.81%) TippingPoint
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) Nagios
8 5 (23.81%) OSPF
8 5 (23.81%) BGP

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 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (23.81%) Confluence
1 5 (23.81%) GlassFish
1 5 (23.81%) nginx
1 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
1 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) DNS
4 8 (38.10%) BIG-IP
5 7 (33.33%) Extranet
5 7 (33.33%) HTTP
5 7 (33.33%) Internet
5 7 (33.33%) Intranet
5 7 (33.33%) SSL
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) BGP
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (23.81%) DMZ
6 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
6 5 (23.81%) OSPF
6 5 (23.81%) WLAN
7 1 (4.76%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (23.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Gitweb
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Expert
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Expert
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (23.81%) Node.js
1 5 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) Kanban
2 5 (23.81%) Network Design
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
2 5 (23.81%) Security Patching
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCDP
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Firmware
2 5 (23.81%) NFS
2 5 (23.81%) Squid
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) ACF2
3 1 (4.76%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
1 5 (23.81%) Grafana
1 5 (23.81%) Graphite
1 5 (23.81%) Graylog
1 5 (23.81%) HAProxy
1 5 (23.81%) Icinga
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
1 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (23.81%) StatsD
1 5 (23.81%) Terraform
2 3 (14.29%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (14.29%) OPNET
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.76%) zSecure
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) New Relic
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) TippingPoint
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 3 (14.29%) BMC
5 3 (14.29%) Motorola
5 3 (14.29%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) CA