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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - 18 9
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - 1.09% 14.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.61% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 17
Median daily rate - £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
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
82 62 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 75.93% 67.39% 77.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 83
Median daily rate £357 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £29.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.17% +103.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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