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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 72 44 71
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 14 37 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.14% 3.79% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 4.80% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 6
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£325 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £294 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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
992 771 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 80.52% 79.00% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 474 398
Average daily rate £375 £325 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (50.00%) DNS
3 12 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (50.00%) SSL
3 12 (50.00%) Ruby
3 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (50.00%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) Apache
5 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) C++
5 9 (37.50%) PHP
5 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (33.33%) Node.js
6 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (33.33%) UNIX
7 7 (29.17%) Internet
7 7 (29.17%) DHCP
8 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (25.00%) MySQL
8 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (25.00%) Puppet
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (20.83%) Data Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle OWB
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (45.83%) Apache
2 8 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (12.50%) nginx
4 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Route 53
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (50.00%) DNS
2 12 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (29.17%) Internet
3 7 (29.17%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) DMVPN
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) MPLS
6 2 (8.33%) OSPF
6 2 (8.33%) BGP
6 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.33%) VRRP
6 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.33%) VPLS
6 2 (8.33%) HSRP
6 2 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
1 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (20.83%) OLTP
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (16.67%) Redis
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (12.50%) SimpleDB
4 3 (12.50%) Couchbase
5 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) OBIEE Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) OBIEE Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 5 (20.83%) Data Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Clustering
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Network Design
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Kanban
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (8.33%) BCP
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Python
1 12 (50.00%) Ruby
1 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (37.50%) C++
2 9 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CCDA
2 2 (8.33%) CCDP
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) CCSE
2 2 (8.33%) CCSA
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) VCP5
2 2 (8.33%) VCAP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.67%) Salt
4 3 (12.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Percona
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