The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 39 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 0.25% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.30% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £263 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
-5.62% -74.19%
Load Balancing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
271 330 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.69% 83.33% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 228 222
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) hybris
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) hybris
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware