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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 57 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.37% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% -6.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 609 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.67% 84.23% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 329 372
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (62.50%) F5
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (62.50%) CCNP
3 10 (62.50%) CCNA
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) FCoE
6 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (43.75%) OSPF
6 7 (43.75%) BGP
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
7 3 (18.75%) Juniper
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
8 2 (12.50%) Avaya
9 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.25%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) Network Design
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) MPLS
9 1 (6.25%) Project Management
9 1 (6.25%) DNS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) VPN
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (56.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) BGP
4 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
4 7 (43.75%) FCoE
4 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (43.75%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) PBX
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Principal Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Software Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Java Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) IVR
1 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) Line Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) CCNA
2 10 (62.50%) CCNP
3 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
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