The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 46 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.31% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 - -
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South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 165 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.22% 67.90% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 105 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £461 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +54.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP