The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South West / Bristol
Rank 69 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.11% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.14% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £385
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 £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 Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 734 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.28% 82.56% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 542 535
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) IaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) JSF
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) JSR 168
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) JMeter
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JSF
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) JSR 168
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
2 1 (12.50%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle