The first table below looks at the demand for Network 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 Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £410 £333
% change year-on-year
-23.82% +23.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1657 2077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.32% 68.30% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 720 811
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 45
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £14.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) PBX
1 6 (100.00%) PSTN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Lync
2 5 (83.33%) RTP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) MCTS
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Nortel
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Avaya
5 2 (33.33%) Lotus
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) PKI
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Lync
2 4 (66.67%) Live Communications Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) PBX
1 6 (100.00%) PSTN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) RTP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) MCTS
1 4 (66.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Nortel
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus