The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 47 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 17 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.19% 0.53% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 0.69% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£325 £369 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -7.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £98.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-61.73% +206.25%
Load Balancing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 583 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 68.00% 77.01% 66.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 244 220
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 35 87
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend 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 19 September 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Cambridge +3 12 £453 +22.71%
Peterborough - 2 £200 - 3
Huntingdon - - - -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Oracle
4 11 (42.31%) Clustering
5 10 (38.46%) HTTP
5 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 9 (34.62%) Sun
6 9 (34.62%) Solaris
6 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
6 9 (34.62%) Python
6 9 (34.62%) J2SE
6 9 (34.62%) J2EE
6 9 (34.62%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) UML
6 9 (34.62%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (34.62%) OO
6 9 (34.62%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) UNIX
6 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) Ubuntu
6 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (34.62%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (34.62%) Twisted
6 9 (34.62%) JSON
6 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Jenkins

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) HTTP
1 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Python Software Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Python Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Design Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) J2SE
1 9 (34.62%) J2EE
1 9 (34.62%) XML
1 9 (34.62%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (34.62%) Twisted
1 9 (34.62%) JSON
2 4 (15.38%) CGI
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) Open Source
3 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Solaris
2 9 (34.62%) UNIX
2 9 (34.62%) Ubuntu
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) UML
1 9 (34.62%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (34.62%) OO
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
1 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
1 9 (34.62%) DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Docker
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Sun
3 8 (30.77%) Atlassian
4 5 (19.23%) Sybase
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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