The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - 23 11
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - 0.83% 10.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.20% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Median daily rate - £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -74.19%
Load Balancing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 83 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 65.45% 68.60% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 68
Median daily rate £356 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £182 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £29.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.75% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £29.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester