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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 53 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.69% 0.88% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.15% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Median daily rate £340 £315 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -22.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
474 611 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.20% 76.86% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 371 296
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 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 47
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 +25 10 £340 +7.93% 3
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 10 (83.33%) Open Source
2 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (83.33%) Solaris
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 10 (83.33%) Nagios
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) OSSEC
2 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) Splunk
2 10 (83.33%) LogRhythm
2 10 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (83.33%) iptables
2 10 (83.33%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (75.00%) ServiceNow
3 9 (75.00%) Change Control
3 9 (75.00%) Cobbler
3 9 (75.00%) High Availability
3 9 (75.00%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Administrator
2 9 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (41.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (41.67%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (41.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Solaris
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (83.33%) Open Source
2 10 (83.33%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (75.00%) Change Control
3 9 (75.00%) High Availability
3 9 (75.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) iptables
2 9 (75.00%) Postfix
2 9 (75.00%) Sendmail
2 9 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (75.00%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Nagios
1 10 (83.33%) OSSEC
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) LogRhythm
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
1 10 (83.33%) SolarWinds
1 10 (83.33%) Splunk
2 9 (75.00%) EMC
2 9 (75.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) ServiceNow
2 9 (75.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) New Relic