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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - 22 14
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - 1.02% 10.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.49% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Median daily rate - £200 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -48.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +62.88%
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
84 67 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 83.17% 68.37% 63.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 53
Median daily rate £375 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £36.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.70% +145.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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