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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 92 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 15 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 0.91% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.06% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
Median daily rate £425 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Load Balancing
West Yorkshire

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
1314 1230 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.56% 85.89% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 889 736
Median daily rate £425 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 18
Median hourly rate £11.75 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.70 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 30 May 2016.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (57.89%) High Availability
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Internet
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 9 (47.37%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (42.11%) CCNP
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (36.84%) VPN
7 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
7 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (31.58%) SSL
8 6 (31.58%) LAN
8 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
9 5 (26.32%) MPLS
9 5 (26.32%) OSPF
9 5 (26.32%) BGP
9 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (26.32%) Cryptography
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
10 4 (21.05%) HSRP
10 4 (21.05%) vCloud

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Internet
3 7 (36.84%) DNS
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 6 (31.58%) SSL
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 5 (26.32%) BGP
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
5 5 (26.32%) MPLS
5 5 (26.32%) OSPF
6 4 (21.05%) FWSM
6 4 (21.05%) HSRP
6 4 (21.05%) VRRP
7 2 (10.53%) DMZ
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
8 1 (5.26%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Informix
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Web Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 5 (26.32%) Cryptography
3 4 (21.05%) Clustering
4 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
6 1 (5.26%) IBM XIV
6 1 (5.26%) Replication
6 1 (5.26%) Symmetrix
6 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) High Availability
2 9 (47.37%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (21.05%) Web Operations
5 3 (15.79%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (10.53%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Server Building
6 2 (10.53%) SIEM
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CCNP
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CCDE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCSP
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
3 4 (21.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) Cacti
3 1 (5.26%) Graphite
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) Opsview
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Splunk
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Genesys
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
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