The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 48 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 11 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.82% 0.56% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 0.68% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £513 £411 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.62% -3.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.16% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +50.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
516 590 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.43% 82.40% 81.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 284 373
Median daily rate £400 £390 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.14 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) F5
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) OSPF
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
4 5 (45.45%) FCoE
4 5 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Juniper
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
7 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 1 (9.09%) High Availability
7 1 (9.09%) Line Management
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
7 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 1 (9.09%) Network Security

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
3 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (45.45%) FCoE
3 5 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) PBX
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Java Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
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