The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 16 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.00% 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
Load Balancing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 174 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 74.00% 81.69% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 109 96
Median daily rate £375 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Median hourly rate £19.67 £45.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.28% +78.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £23.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £50.50 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford 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 Bradford

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (50.00%) Docker
3 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Brocade
5 3 (30.00%) Android

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) FTP
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
4 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (20.00%) Skype
4 2 (20.00%) SMTP
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCDP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCDA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Avaya
4 3 (30.00%) Brocade
4 3 (30.00%) Splunk
5 2 (20.00%) Genesys
5 2 (20.00%) Verint
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL