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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 103 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 4 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.22% 0.38% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.46% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 15
Median daily rate £362 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% -9.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +16.12%
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
1417 1731 1740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.72% 81.81% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 1074 948
Median daily rate £420 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 98 87
Median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £60.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) Network Security
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco
3 15 (88.24%) SSL
4 10 (58.82%) Citrix
4 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (58.82%) Internet
4 10 (58.82%) Dell
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Regular Expression
4 10 (58.82%) NetScaler
4 10 (58.82%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (58.82%) Email Filtering
4 10 (58.82%) Web Filtering
4 10 (58.82%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (41.18%) 802.1X
5 7 (41.18%) F5
5 7 (41.18%) HSRP
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
5 7 (41.18%) Change Management
5 7 (41.18%) IPsec
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP
6 6 (35.29%) CCNA
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (29.41%) MPLS
7 5 (29.41%) ICMP
7 5 (29.41%) X.25
7 5 (29.41%) Project Management

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 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) Network Security
2 15 (88.24%) SSL
3 10 (58.82%) Internet
3 10 (58.82%) NetScaler
4 7 (41.18%) HSRP
4 7 (41.18%) IPsec
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) ADSL
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) ICMP
5 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (29.41%) ISDN
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) PSTN
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.88%) Firewall Support
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Regular Expression
2 7 (41.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Cryptography
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Email Filtering
1 10 (58.82%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (58.82%) Web Filtering
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Capacity Management
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Security
3 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Network Management
3 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Security Patching
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNA
1 6 (35.29%) CCNP
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 10 (58.82%) Dell
2 10 (58.82%) Extreme Networks
3 7 (41.18%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) Cyberoam
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper