The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 118 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 12 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.78% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate
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£290 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £155.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-74.19% +376.92%
Load Balancing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1983 1918 1711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.29% 71.09% 68.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 988 681
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 54
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £176.25 £58.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Berkshire region.

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +4 3 £283 - 1
Reading -7 3 - - 3
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) Cisco
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (61.54%) CheckPoint
5 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (50.00%) OSPF
6 13 (50.00%) BGP
6 13 (50.00%) IPsec
6 13 (50.00%) VPN
7 10 (38.46%) VLAN
8 9 (34.62%) Network Security
8 9 (34.62%) CCIE
8 9 (34.62%) Linux
8 9 (34.62%) MPLS
9 8 (30.77%) VoIP
9 8 (30.77%) Citrix
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (26.92%) F5
10 7 (26.92%) Juniper
10 7 (26.92%) SAN
10 7 (26.92%) VMware
11 6 (23.08%) DNS
11 6 (23.08%) Windows
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) IIS
11 6 (23.08%) Network Design
12 5 (19.23%) Redback
12 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
12 5 (19.23%) Cisco PIX

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (50.00%) IPsec
3 13 (50.00%) OSPF
3 13 (50.00%) BGP
3 13 (50.00%) VPN
4 10 (38.46%) VLAN
5 9 (34.62%) Network Security
5 9 (34.62%) MPLS
6 8 (30.77%) VoIP
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 6 (23.08%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) Internet
9 5 (19.23%) SNMP
9 5 (19.23%) FWSM
9 5 (19.23%) NetScaler
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.85%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Design Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) IP Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Hosting Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Hosting Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Regular Expression
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) AIX
3 4 (15.38%) SUSE
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Network Design
2 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (19.23%) Network Management
2 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) CCIE
3 5 (19.23%) CCSP
3 5 (19.23%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) CCDP
3 5 (19.23%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (19.23%) CISSP
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCA
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) vSphere
1 4 (15.38%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (11.54%) Firmware
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) CheckPoint
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) Juniper
4 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) F5
5 5 (19.23%) Redback
5 5 (19.23%) Radware
5 5 (19.23%) Nokia
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) CA
6 4 (15.38%) IBM
6 4 (15.38%) Splunk
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
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