The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 100 119
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 9 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.78% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Median daily rate £300 £352 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £374 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £43.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+8.72% -8.02%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1414 1545 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.71% 80.26% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 1017 950
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 63 75
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Hampshire region.

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Southampton - 2 £308 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 13 (92.86%) SSL
3 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
3 9 (64.29%) Dell
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) NetScaler
3 9 (64.29%) Extreme Networks
4 8 (57.14%) Email Filtering
4 8 (57.14%) Web Filtering
4 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (57.14%) Regular Expression
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Change Management
5 7 (50.00%) Wireless
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (35.71%) Cryptography
7 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
7 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
7 5 (35.71%) Network Management
7 5 (35.71%) F5
7 5 (35.71%) Computer Security
7 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (35.71%) Security Patching

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 13 (92.86%) SSL
3 9 (64.29%) NetScaler
4 7 (50.00%) Wireless
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) ADSL
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
6 5 (35.71%) ICMP
6 5 (35.71%) IPsec
6 5 (35.71%) ISDN
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) MPLS
6 5 (35.71%) PSTN
6 5 (35.71%) SNMP
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Support
5 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Regular Expression
2 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Email Filtering
1 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
1 8 (57.14%) Web Filtering
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Security
4 5 (35.71%) Cryptography
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Network Management
4 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
2 9 (64.29%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (35.71%) Cyberoam
3 5 (35.71%) F5