The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 115 123 114
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 12 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.71% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 6
Average daily rate
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£280 £475 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +22.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £415 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £505 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £155.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-80.64% +416.66%
Load Balancing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1957 2122 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.52% 73.63% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 1211 884
Average daily rate £413 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 128 108
Average hourly rate £32.10 £30.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.24% -6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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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
Hertfordshire +6 4 £475 +8.57% 2
Norfolk - 4 £575 -
Essex - 4 £210 - 3
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £250 -47.36% 1
Suffolk - 1 £250 -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) F5
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) WAN
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (29.17%) IIS
7 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) LAN
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Network Security
8 5 (20.83%) SSL
8 5 (20.83%) CCNA
8 5 (20.83%) MPLS
8 5 (20.83%) IBM
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (16.67%) Wireless
9 4 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) Brocade
10 3 (12.50%) SIEM
10 3 (12.50%) Aruba
10 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 6 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) SSL
4 5 (20.83%) MPLS
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (16.67%) Wireless
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (8.33%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) OSPF
7 2 (8.33%) BGP
7 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Web Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) SecurID
1 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) AIX
3 3 (12.50%) zOS
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) SIEM
2 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) Database Security
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) Korn
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) CCA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) RACF
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) ACF2
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) vCloud
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) RANCID
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) F5
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) Brocade
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Aruba
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Websense
7 1 (4.17%) BT
7 1 (4.17%) 3Com
7 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.17%) Mitel
7 1 (4.17%) Veritas
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