The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South East / Middlesex
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £43.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+8.72% -8.02%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 135 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 81.68% 86.54% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 88 91
Median daily rate £375 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £46.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Mule
2 2 (33.33%) Mule ESB
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (33.33%) Mule
1 2 (33.33%) Mule ESB
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Spatial Data
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle