The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 21 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.03% - 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -80.64%
Load Balancing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 107 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 85.45% 81.68% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 64 54
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Crawley region.

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 7 (87.50%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) FTP
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) Tcl
3 5 (62.50%) ICMP
3 5 (62.50%) LDAP
3 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (62.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (62.50%) FTP
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
2 5 (62.50%) ICMP
2 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) IP Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Web Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) REST
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Tcl
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware