The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 129 146 144
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.033% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.043% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £267 £350 £311
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network 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
2019 2346 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.52% 78.49% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1417 1268
Median daily rate £425 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 162 153
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network 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 Network Load Balancing across the East of England region.

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Network 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 Network Load Balancing across the East of England region.

Network Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Network 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 Network Load Balancing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Essex - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Network Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing.

1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) IIS
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Classic ASP
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP
3 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 6 (42.86%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
6 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
6 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) DataPower
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) Splunk
6 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Network 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 11 (78.57%) IIS
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
3 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
3 3 (21.43%) JBoss
3 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) VisualVM
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Applications Support
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Web Applications Support
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) IP Network Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Support
6 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) Classic ASP
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) COM+
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Software AG
2 3 (21.43%) Splunk
2 3 (21.43%) webMethods
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft