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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 71 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 7 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.69% 1.17% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.48% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £378 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.22% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.68%
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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
795 744 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.71% 79.23% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 408 511
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 10
Average hourly rate £11.13 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.27% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £30.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
2 7 (58.33%) ETL
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) OLTP
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle OWB
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (58.33%) Data Integration
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) Puppet
6 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Redis
6 1 (8.33%) Route 53
6 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Route 53
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (58.33%) OLTP
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle OWB
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SimpleDB
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) OBIEE Developer
2 2 (16.67%) OBIEE Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) POSIX
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
1 7 (58.33%) ETL
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Riverbed