The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
England / London
Rank 273 316 230
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -86
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 128 101 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.47% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.55% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 77 141
Median daily rate £450 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £42.25 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -9.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16237 18239 17511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.94% 85.05% 82.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11769 13057 12462
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 215 206
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in London

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +10 17 £425 +13.33% 4
Croydon +9 6 - -
Twickenham - 1 £425 -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 196 (56.65%) Linux
2 178 (51.45%) Firewall
3 113 (32.66%) Amazon AWS
4 112 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (32.37%) DNS
5 104 (30.06%) Puppet
5 104 (30.06%) DevOps
6 96 (27.75%) Bash Shell
7 93 (26.88%) Python
8 89 (25.72%) VMware
9 87 (25.14%) VPN
9 87 (25.14%) Cisco
10 81 (23.41%) Jenkins
10 81 (23.41%) Ansible
11 78 (22.54%) Docker
11 78 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 73 (21.10%) Windows
12 73 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 67 (19.36%) High Availability
14 63 (18.21%) TCP/IP
15 62 (17.92%) Configuration Management
15 62 (17.92%) F5
16 59 (17.05%) WAN
16 59 (17.05%) Perl
17 58 (16.76%) SQL
17 58 (16.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 57 (16.47%) Git (software)
19 56 (16.18%) CentOS
20 54 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
20 54 (15.61%) Apache

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 54 (15.61%) Apache
2 45 (13.01%) Tomcat
3 34 (9.83%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (8.67%) IIS
5 26 (7.51%) WebSphere
6 21 (6.07%) nginx
6 21 (6.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (3.76%) MS Exchange
8 11 (3.18%) Confluence
9 9 (2.60%) Jetty
9 9 (2.60%) WildFly
10 8 (2.31%) Mule ESB
10 8 (2.31%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (1.16%) JBoss
13 3 (0.87%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.87%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 17 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
2 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 113 (32.66%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (10.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 34 (9.83%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (8.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (6.65%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (4.91%) IaaS
8 16 (4.62%) PaaS
9 10 (2.89%) Amazon S3
10 9 (2.60%) Route 53
11 8 (2.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (2.31%) AWS CloudTrail
11 8 (2.31%) SaaS
12 5 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (1.16%) GitHub
14 2 (0.58%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.58%) Heroku
14 2 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
15 1 (0.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 178 (51.45%) Firewall
2 112 (32.37%) DNS
3 87 (25.14%) VPN
4 63 (18.21%) TCP/IP
5 59 (17.05%) WAN
6 50 (14.45%) SSL
7 48 (13.87%) LAN
8 35 (10.12%) Network Security
9 33 (9.54%) Wireless
10 29 (8.38%) SAN
11 27 (7.80%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (7.51%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (6.94%) VLAN
14 23 (6.65%) DHCP
15 22 (6.36%) Internet
16 21 (6.07%) MPLS
17 19 (5.49%) HTTP
18 16 (4.62%) BGP
18 16 (4.62%) IPsec
18 16 (4.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.98%) Amazon RDS
3 28 (8.09%) MySQL
3 28 (8.09%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.34%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (1.73%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.45%) DB2
9 4 (1.16%) Big Data
9 4 (1.16%) Redis
10 3 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.58%) Ingres
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (23.41%) Jenkins
2 57 (16.47%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.07%) JIRA
4 13 (3.76%) Mercurial
5 11 (3.18%) Gerrit
5 11 (3.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.18%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.60%) GitLab
6 9 (2.60%) Subversion
7 8 (2.31%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.02%) Selenium
9 5 (1.45%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.45%) Hudson
9 5 (1.45%) Maven
10 4 (1.16%) JMeter
10 4 (1.16%) JUnit
10 4 (1.16%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (14.74%) Finance
2 28 (8.09%) Retail
3 19 (5.49%) Banking
4 10 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.31%) Legal
6 6 (1.73%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.45%) Back Office
7 5 (1.45%) Marketing
8 4 (1.16%) Electronics
8 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.87%) Law
10 2 (0.58%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (13.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (10.98%) Consultant
3 33 (9.54%) Developer
4 32 (9.25%) Architect
4 32 (9.25%) Network Engineer
5 29 (8.38%) AWS DevOps
5 29 (8.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (7.51%) Administrator
6 26 (7.51%) DevOps Consultant
7 24 (6.94%) Senior DevOps
8 19 (5.49%) Analyst
8 19 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (5.20%) AWS Consultant
10 17 (4.91%) Linux Administrator
11 16 (4.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (4.05%) Technical Architect
13 13 (3.76%) AWS Engineer
13 13 (3.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
13 13 (3.76%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.87%) Elastic Stack
2 34 (9.83%) RabbitMQ
3 33 (9.54%) .NET
4 27 (7.80%) Django
5 25 (7.23%) Web Services
6 24 (6.94%) Middleware
7 22 (6.36%) LAMP
8 19 (5.49%) boto
9 18 (5.20%) LAPP Stack
10 15 (4.34%) MSMQ
11 13 (3.76%) SOAP
12 12 (3.47%) XML
13 11 (3.18%) CSS
13 11 (3.18%) LEMP Stack
13 11 (3.18%) REST
14 10 (2.89%) J2EE
14 10 (2.89%) Node.js
15 9 (2.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 8 (2.31%) 802.1X
16 8 (2.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.03%) Public Cloud
2 50 (14.45%) Data Centre
3 35 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (8.67%) Linux Command Line
5 18 (5.20%) Clustering
6 10 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (2.31%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.02%) Replication
8 7 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.73%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.45%) DataPower
11 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.16%) Fintech
11 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.87%) CMDB
12 3 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.87%) NHS
12 3 (0.87%) Social Network
13 2 (0.58%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 196 (56.65%) Linux
2 73 (21.10%) Windows
3 58 (16.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 56 (16.18%) CentOS
5 51 (14.74%) Unix
6 36 (10.40%) Windows Server
7 25 (7.23%) Ubuntu
8 22 (6.36%) Oracle Linux
9 21 (6.07%) AIX
10 18 (5.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (4.91%) SUSE
12 15 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (3.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.29%) Android
15 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (30.06%) DevOps
3 67 (19.36%) High Availability
4 62 (17.92%) Configuration Management
5 54 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (13.01%) ITIL
7 41 (11.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 40 (11.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 38 (10.98%) Migration
10 33 (9.54%) Open Source
11 28 (8.09%) Mentoring
12 18 (5.20%) Network Design
12 18 (5.20%) Scrum
13 16 (4.62%) Service Management
13 16 (4.62%) Web Operations
14 15 (4.34%) Change Management
14 15 (4.34%) Dependency Injection
15 13 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (3.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 96 (27.75%) Bash Shell
2 93 (26.88%) Python
3 59 (17.05%) Perl
4 58 (16.76%) SQL
5 48 (13.87%) PowerShell
5 48 (13.87%) Ruby
6 35 (10.12%) Java
7 22 (6.36%) Shell Script
8 21 (6.07%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.49%) PHP
10 17 (4.91%) C#
11 16 (4.62%) JavaScript
11 16 (4.62%) Korn
12 5 (1.45%) AWK
12 5 (1.45%) sed
13 4 (1.16%) Groovy
14 3 (0.87%) Go
14 3 (0.87%) Jython
15 2 (0.58%) VB
15 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (14.74%) Security Cleared
2 48 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (10.69%) CCNP
4 36 (10.40%) SC Cleared
5 26 (7.51%) CCNA
6 17 (4.91%) CCIE
7 11 (3.18%) Degree
8 8 (2.31%) MCSE
8 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.02%) RHCSA
10 6 (1.73%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (1.73%) JNCIP
10 6 (1.73%) RHCA
10 6 (1.73%) RHCE
11 4 (1.16%) CCDA
11 4 (1.16%) CCSA
11 4 (1.16%) EMC Certification
11 4 (1.16%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.16%) MCITP
11 4 (1.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.91%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.87%) QA
4 2 (0.58%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (22.54%) Docker
2 73 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (8.67%) Active Directory
4 27 (7.80%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (5.49%) vSphere
6 13 (3.76%) Hyper-V
7 10 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.89%) Xen
8 9 (2.60%) iptables
9 8 (2.31%) NFS
10 7 (2.02%) XenServer
11 6 (1.73%) Firmware
11 6 (1.73%) KVM
11 6 (1.73%) ProxySG
12 5 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (1.45%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.16%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.58%) Gluster
14 2 (0.58%) HDFS
14 2 (0.58%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 104 (30.06%) Puppet
2 81 (23.41%) Ansible
3 43 (12.43%) logstash
4 39 (11.27%) Kibana
5 31 (8.96%) Kubernetes
6 27 (7.80%) Terraform
7 26 (7.51%) HAProxy
7 26 (7.51%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (6.94%) Nagios
9 15 (4.34%) ZABBIX
10 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (1.45%) Data Guard
12 5 (1.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (1.16%) Cacti
13 4 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
13 4 (1.16%) HP SiteScope
13 4 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 4 (1.16%) OSSEC
13 4 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 89 (25.72%) VMware
2 87 (25.14%) Cisco
3 62 (17.92%) F5
4 51 (14.74%) Microsoft
5 42 (12.14%) Oracle
6 39 (11.27%) Red Hat
7 36 (10.40%) CheckPoint
8 29 (8.38%) IBM
9 26 (7.51%) Citrix
10 24 (6.94%) Juniper
11 21 (6.07%) Palo Alto
11 21 (6.07%) SaltStack
12 14 (4.05%) Splunk
13 13 (3.76%) EMC
14 12 (3.47%) SolarWinds
15 10 (2.89%) Blue Coat
15 10 (2.89%) Riverbed
16 8 (2.31%) Arista
16 8 (2.31%) HP
17 7 (2.02%) Aruba
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