The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 69 52 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 15 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.35% 2.23% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.83% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 1
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£350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -34.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
854 741 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 77.01% 78.83% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 426 423
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 13
Average hourly rate £14.18 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.48% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £15.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £74.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Python
2 11 (50.00%) Ruby
2 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) Apache
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) DNS
4 9 (40.91%) SSL
4 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
5 8 (36.36%) PHP
5 8 (36.36%) C++
5 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) UNIX
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
6 7 (31.82%) ETL
6 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (31.82%) OLTP
6 7 (31.82%) DHCP
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle OWB
6 7 (31.82%) Node.js
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (27.27%) Internet

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 7 (31.82%) Node.js
3 3 (13.64%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Route 53
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) SSL
3 7 (31.82%) DHCP
4 6 (27.27%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall
6 1 (4.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (31.82%) OLTP
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle OWB
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 4 (18.18%) Redis
3 4 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (13.64%) Couchbase
4 3 (13.64%) SimpleDB
5 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
1 7 (31.82%) OBIEE Developer
1 7 (31.82%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) OBIEE Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) POSIX
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Clustering
4 3 (13.64%) User Experience
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
2 7 (31.82%) ETL
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Kanban
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
1 11 (50.00%) Ruby
1 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (36.36%) PHP
2 8 (36.36%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (18.18%) Salt
3 3 (13.64%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Percona
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