Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for BIG-IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BIG-IP over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 153 151
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.74% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median daily rate - £400 -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £443 £386
% change year-on-year -1.13% +14.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

BIG-IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 253 405 407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.82% 13.58% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 267 271
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £276 £288 £210
90th Percentile £543 £575 £450
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 10
Leeds median hourly rate £19.00 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.73% -45.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.20 £10.93
90th Percentile £33.28 £14.75 £45.88
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £11.74 £22.36
% change year-on-year +22.28% -47.52% +20.05%

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing BIG-IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Leeds

BIG-IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BIG-IP in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for BIG-IP in Leeds