The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.50% 0.87% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.19% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +26.31%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
469 419 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.78% 72.87% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 222 247
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 24
Median hourly rate £47.75 £37.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.33% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £14.70 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 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
Welwyn Garden City -12 1 £450 -25.00% 1
Stevenage - 1 £325 -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) FTP
4 3 (25.00%) HTTP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) FTP
3 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (8.33%) FCoE
5 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (8.33%) Mercator
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
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