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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 113 114 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 16 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 0.70% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.91% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 9
Median daily rate £575 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £388 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £513 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +16.12%
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
1825 1975 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.57% 76.73% 78.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1156 1446
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 190 138
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +4 8 £424 -0.29% 2
Bedfordshire +5 6 £600 +33.33% 1
Essex +4 1 £575 +39.39%
Suffolk 0 1 £525 - 1
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 East of England region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 22 (53.66%) WAN
2 20 (48.78%) Firewall
3 19 (46.34%) Linux
4 17 (41.46%) LAN
5 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
5 16 (39.02%) DNS
6 15 (36.59%) Windows
7 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (31.71%) Cisco
8 13 (31.71%) CCNP
8 13 (31.71%) Network Security
9 12 (29.27%) High Availability
9 12 (29.27%) F5
10 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
11 10 (24.39%) Juniper
11 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
12 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
12 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (21.95%) Splunk
12 9 (21.95%) LogRhythm
12 9 (21.95%) Information Security
12 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (19.51%) CISSP
13 8 (19.51%) OSPF
13 8 (19.51%) Network Management
14 7 (17.07%) SIEM
14 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Scanning

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (7.32%) JBoss
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) WAN
2 20 (48.78%) Firewall
3 17 (41.46%) LAN
4 16 (39.02%) DNS
4 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
5 13 (31.71%) Network Security
6 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (19.51%) OSPF
9 7 (17.07%) BGP
9 7 (17.07%) SAN
9 7 (17.07%) VPN
10 6 (14.63%) HTTP
10 6 (14.63%) Spanning Tree
10 6 (14.63%) tcpdump
10 6 (14.63%) Wireless
10 6 (14.63%) Wireshark
11 3 (7.32%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (7.32%) NAS
11 3 (7.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Architect
1 9 (21.95%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Security Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Security Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) AWS Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Middleware
2 4 (9.76%) JSON
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.32%) J2EE
3 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (7.32%) Twisted
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.44%) REST
5 1 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) BYOD
4 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Solaris
3 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
4 3 (7.32%) AIX
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) High Availability
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Information Security
3 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (19.51%) Network Management
4 7 (17.07%) SIEM
4 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 6 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Service Management
6 5 (12.20%) DevOps
7 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
7 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.32%) Open Source
8 3 (7.32%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.32%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 8 (19.51%) CISSP
4 6 (14.63%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) CCDA
5 2 (4.88%) CCDP
5 2 (4.88%) CISA
5 2 (4.88%) CISM
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) Docker
3 3 (7.32%) iptables
3 3 (7.32%) Postfix
3 3 (7.32%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Nessus
2 3 (7.32%) Cobbler
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (7.32%) Nagios
2 3 (7.32%) OSSEC
2 3 (7.32%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) F5
3 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
4 10 (24.39%) Juniper
5 9 (21.95%) LogRhythm
5 9 (21.95%) Splunk
6 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle
6 7 (17.07%) VMware
7 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
7 6 (14.63%) HP
7 6 (14.63%) LogLogic
8 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
8 5 (12.20%) Tripwire
9 4 (9.76%) Citrix
9 4 (9.76%) IBM
10 3 (7.32%) EMC
10 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
10 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
10 3 (7.32%) Sourcefire
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