The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 26 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.72% 2.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £575 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -80.64%
Load Balancing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
165 147 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.67% 87.50% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 118 64
Average daily rate £438 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £578 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 6
Average hourly rate £50.68 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.24% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Load Balancing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) hybris
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) hybris
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore