The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
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 Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 238 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.13% 87.18% 82.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 200 203
Median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £150 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.19 £67.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.64% +365.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Load Balancing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 4 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (50.00%) Junos
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Junos
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HIPAA
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) Intel Security