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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 81 113 125
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +12
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 24 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.59% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 3
Median daily rate £350 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £380 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £444 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £43.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+8.72% -8.02%

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
1619 2043 2097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.23% 81.17% 75.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 1081 1066
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 45
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 16 £350 -17.64% 3
Maidenhead -2 4 £500 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 11 (27.50%) Migration
2 11 (27.50%) Office 365
3 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 10 (25.00%) HTTP
3 10 (25.00%) DNS
4 9 (22.50%) SMTP
4 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (22.50%) Public Cloud
5 8 (20.00%) Skype
5 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) Service Management
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
6 7 (17.50%) Patch Management
7 6 (15.00%) High Availability
7 6 (15.00%) QA
7 6 (15.00%) Product Management
7 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (15.00%) VPN
7 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.00%) WAN
8 5 (12.50%) Python
8 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
8 5 (12.50%) LAN

Load Balancing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) nginx
1 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Office 365
2 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) DNS
2 10 (25.00%) HTTP
3 9 (22.50%) SMTP
4 8 (20.00%) Skype
5 6 (15.00%) VPN
5 6 (15.00%) WAN
6 5 (12.50%) LAN
6 5 (12.50%) Wireless
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.00%) Network Security
7 4 (10.00%) SNMP
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (7.50%) MPLS
8 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
9 2 (5.00%) BGP
9 2 (5.00%) OSPF
9 2 (5.00%) SSH
9 2 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 11 (27.50%) Exchange Consultant
3 10 (25.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
3 10 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
3 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Office 365 Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Designer
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (5.00%) BPM Designer
9 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.50%) Django
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) Kafka
3 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Public Cloud
2 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.50%) CMDB
5 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Migration
2 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
3 8 (20.00%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) Service Management
4 7 (17.50%) Patch Management
4 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
5 6 (15.00%) High Availability
5 6 (15.00%) Product Management
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL
6 4 (10.00%) Network Management
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) DevOps
7 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Network Design
9 1 (2.50%) Information Management
9 1 (2.50%) ITSM
9 1 (2.50%) Security Management
9 1 (2.50%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (7.50%) Perl
3 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
2 3 (7.50%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) CCIE
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CCDA
4 1 (2.50%) CCVP
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) KVM
4 1 (2.50%) vCloud
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Ansible
2 3 (7.50%) OPNET
3 2 (5.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.50%) Netcool
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.50%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (2.50%) TrustSec
4 1 (2.50%) vMotion
4 1 (2.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) F5
3 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) Juniper
3 4 (10.00%) Mashery
3 4 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (7.50%) Arista
4 3 (7.50%) Blue Coat
4 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
4 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.50%) Lancope
5 1 (2.50%) Mitel
5 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago