The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.91% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £155.00 £32.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+376.92% -40.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 143 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 73.06% 69.76% 63.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 39
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Load Balancing
Surrey

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) RSVP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Radware
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Redback
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) FWSM
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) RSVP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) FWSM
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Radware
1 2 (100.00%) Redback
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei