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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 122 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% - 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1892 1933 1585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.52% 72.97% 68.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1085 854
Average daily rate £401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 141 121
Average hourly rate £24.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
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Bedfordshire - - - -
Network Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Replication
4 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) vSphere
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (45.45%) Clustering
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) IIS
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) SLA
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (45.45%) IIS
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
4 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Replication
2 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 3 (27.27%) Online Games
3 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
3 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) NFS
4 3 (27.27%) vCloud
5 2 (18.18%) XenApp
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 3 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (27.27%) Nagios
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Clearswift
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Dell
3 3 (27.27%) Akamai