The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 36 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.88% 0.96% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.17% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £340 £340 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
Load Balancing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
283 427 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.75% 81.96% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 286 232
Median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.00 £20.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 11 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 11 (100.00%) Open Source
1 11 (100.00%) Splunk
1 11 (100.00%) OSSEC
1 11 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 11 (100.00%) iptables
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (90.91%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 10 (90.91%) High Availability
2 10 (90.91%) Change Control
2 10 (90.91%) Cobbler
2 10 (90.91%) ServiceNow
2 10 (90.91%) LogRhythm
2 10 (90.91%) vSphere
2 10 (90.91%) Postfix
2 10 (90.91%) Sendmail
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Incident Management

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
1 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Administrator
2 10 (90.91%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (63.64%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (54.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (45.45%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (45.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (18.18%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 11 (100.00%) Open Source
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (90.91%) Change Control
2 10 (90.91%) Configuration Management
2 10 (90.91%) High Availability
2 10 (90.91%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) iptables
2 10 (90.91%) Postfix
2 10 (90.91%) Sendmail
2 10 (90.91%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (90.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) OSSEC
2 10 (90.91%) Cobbler
2 10 (90.91%) Nagios
2 10 (90.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 11 (100.00%) Splunk
2 10 (90.91%) EMC
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) LogRhythm
2 10 (90.91%) ServiceNow
2 10 (90.91%) TippingPoint