The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 50 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 2 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.41% 0.22% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.29% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Median daily rate £320 £200 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -48.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £200 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +51.92%
Load Balancing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
373 345 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.97% 75.49% 64.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 238 140
Median daily rate £400 £403 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £483 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Cirencester - 1 £400 -
Load Balancing
South West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) F5