The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank - 38 54
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.33% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £368 £311
% change year-on-year
+63.26% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.91
Network 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
291 303 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.06% 81.67% 89.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 201 326
Median daily rate £450 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.43 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +74.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire