The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
UK / England
Rank 552 583 570
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 13 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.026% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.031% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 12
Median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34168 38153 36576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.03% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22805 25059 24007
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 850 1101 978
Median hourly rate £33.86 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.70% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
South East +14 7 £250 -28.57% 2
London +11 3 £400 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £575 - 1
North West - 1 - -
Network Load Balancing
UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 14 (63.64%) Windows
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 14 (63.64%) Clustering
2 13 (59.09%) HP
3 12 (54.55%) DNS
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) DHCP
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 9 (40.91%) Citrix
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) High Availability
6 8 (36.36%) IIS
7 7 (31.82%) Terminal Services
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) XenApp
8 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
8 6 (27.27%) SLA
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) Sophos
9 5 (22.73%) Firmware
9 5 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (22.73%) Change Management
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (22.73%) vSphere

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 11 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) HTTP
4 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) AMQP
6 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Informix
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
2 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) iGaming
4 1 (4.55%) Online Betting
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) Dropwizard
3 2 (9.09%) Kafka
3 2 (9.09%) LAMP
3 2 (9.09%) MSMQ
3 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) RIA
3 2 (9.09%) Hedge funds
3 2 (9.09%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) High Availability
3 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Load Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
6 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
7 2 (9.09%) Content Management
7 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Terminal Services
3 6 (27.27%) XenApp
4 5 (22.73%) Firmware
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (22.73%) vSphere
5 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) EdgeSight
1 5 (22.73%) SafeCom
1 5 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (13.64%) OpenView
3 3 (13.64%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) HP
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) Sophos
6 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 3 (13.64%) F5
7 3 (13.64%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
8 2 (9.09%) Verint
9 1 (4.55%) BT
9 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) IronPort
9 1 (4.55%) Nortel
9 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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