The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 6.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £419 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 85.25% 90.00% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 19
Median daily rate £415 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Load Balancing across the Bedford region.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Tripwire
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 4 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Tripwire