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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 109 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 9 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.48% 0.60% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.77% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 6
Average daily rate £352 £425 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +33.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -80.64%
Load Balancing
South East

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
1487 1568 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.18% 78.20% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 978 851 687
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 72 60
Average hourly rate £47.50 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.51 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport +14 1 - -
Basingstoke +1 1 - -
Portsmouth -6 1 - -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (88.89%) Cisco
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) F5
3 11 (61.11%) WAN
4 8 (44.44%) LAN
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) IPsec
6 6 (33.33%) CCNA
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) SSL
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) MPLS
7 5 (27.78%) Network Management
7 5 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) 802.1X
8 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
8 4 (22.22%) HP
9 3 (16.67%) CCNP
9 3 (16.67%) Internet
9 3 (16.67%) Nokia
9 3 (16.67%) SNMP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) IPsec
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) MPLS
5 5 (27.78%) SSL
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 3 (16.67%) ADSL
7 3 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (16.67%) ICMP
7 3 (16.67%) Internet
7 3 (16.67%) ISDN
7 3 (16.67%) PSTN
7 3 (16.67%) SNMP
7 3 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Check Point Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) Network Management
1 5 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Security
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Security Patching
2 3 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) APMP
7 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Brocade
5 3 (16.67%) Cyberoam
5 3 (16.67%) Nokia
6 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.11%) IronPort
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Websense
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) VMware
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