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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 602 601 588
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 8 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.034% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.041% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 19
Median daily rate £250 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.64% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Load Balancing
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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
37877 41238 40628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.85% 81.42% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25375 27145 26819
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1232 1154
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% +23.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 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
South East +22 5 £250 -33.33% 2
London -16 2 £413 -8.33% 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
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Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 England region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Clustering
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 12 (63.16%) DNS
4 12 (63.16%) DHCP
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) Citrix
5 11 (57.89%) VMware
6 10 (52.63%) HP
7 9 (47.37%) Terminal Services
7 9 (47.37%) IIS
8 8 (42.11%) ITIL
8 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
10 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
10 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
11 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (26.32%) Change Management
11 5 (26.32%) Firmware
11 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (26.32%) Middleware
11 5 (26.32%) Dell
11 5 (26.32%) SLA
11 5 (26.32%) Cisco

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 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DHCP
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
4 3 (15.79%) HTTP
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 2 (10.53%) X.509
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) VPLS
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Couchbase
1 3 (15.79%) Informix
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Principal Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) Dropwizard
2 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) RIA
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITSM
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
7 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) Terminal Services
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (26.32%) Firmware
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (26.32%) XenApp
5 4 (21.05%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) EdgeSight
2 5 (26.32%) SafeCom
2 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (21.05%) OpenView
4 3 (15.79%) SCCM
5 2 (10.53%) Nagios
5 2 (10.53%) Puppet
5 2 (10.53%) SCOM
5 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Dell
4 5 (26.32%) F5
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 4 (21.05%) Sophos
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) IronPort
7 1 (5.26%) Nortel
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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