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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 55 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 6 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 0.73% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.92% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Median daily rate £345 £295 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.94% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £333 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +51.92%
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
485 649 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.10% 78.95% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 395 325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 53
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.81 £12.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £59.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 6 £345 +9.52% 3
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire 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
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