The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 159 194 203
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +9
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.035% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.044% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £267 £350 £311
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Load Balancing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2869 4587 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.73% 79.94% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2348 3611 3556
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware