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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 104 -
Contract jobs citing BIG-IP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.065% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £483 £401
% change year-on-year -1.55% +20.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 101 190 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 9.92% 12.39% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 133 143
Median daily rate £425 £390 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +35.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £293 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +5.86% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £11.00 £76.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -85.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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

BIG-IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BIG-IP in Leeds