The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank - 126 129
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.12% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £267 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network 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
1873 1987 1939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.74% 77.47% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1071 919
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 20
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £39.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (83.33%) Live Communications Server
2 5 (83.33%) RTP
2 5 (83.33%) PBX
2 5 (83.33%) PSTN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Network 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 5 (83.33%) Live Communications Server
1 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) PBX
2 5 (83.33%) PSTN
2 5 (83.33%) RTP
2 5 (83.33%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Business Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lync Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco