The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 88 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.071% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.096% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£175 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £155.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-75.80% +376.92%
Load Balancing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1207 1039 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.05% 73.27% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 527 347
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 44
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.65 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £22.38 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - - - -
Load Balancing
North West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (54.55%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Nagios
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Network Support
2 5 (45.45%) Network Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) Groovy
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Percona
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
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