The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 30 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.10% - 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% - 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£190 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 200 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 74.48% 69.44% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 108 74
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 33
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +1.38%
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 Coventry

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Load Balancing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) HPUX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) HPUX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus