The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 30 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.50% 0.48% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.59% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £393 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -74.19%
Load Balancing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 169 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.95% 81.25% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 91 91
Average daily rate £440 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 11
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 4 £393 - 1
Load Balancing
South West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (80.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HND
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Samba
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
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