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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - - 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -80.64%
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
149 174 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 82.32% 78.73% 71.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 92 63
Average daily rate £400 £410 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +30.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -89.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Migration Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Server Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware