The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank - 120 -
Contract jobs citing GLBP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.040% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GLBP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
567 629 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.38% 25.43% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 268 202
Median daily rate £365 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £17.50 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

GLBP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing GLBP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GLBP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GLBP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

GLBP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GLBP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GLBP.

1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) Network Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) IPv4
5 1 (20.00%) IPv6
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) F5

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto