The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 11 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 Cambridgeshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 59 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 8 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.06% 0.14% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.22% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£340 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- -50.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 465 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 67.02% 66.24% 61.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 232 206
Average daily rate £388 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 33 77
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 8 £340 -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (45.45%) Twisted
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Docker
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Sybase
4 4 (36.36%) UML
4 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
4 4 (36.36%) Sun

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Python Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Python Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 2 (18.18%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) JSON
1 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (45.45%) Twisted
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) J2SE
3 3 (27.27%) CGI
4 2 (18.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
2 4 (36.36%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) DSDM
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Sybase
1 4 (36.36%) Sun
2 3 (27.27%) Atlassian