The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -80.64%
Load Balancing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Nokia
2 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
2 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (57.14%) CCDP
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CCSP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) CCSA
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) ProxySG
2 4 (57.14%) CCSE
2 4 (57.14%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) TippingPoint
2 4 (57.14%) HIPAA
2 4 (57.14%) Tufin
2 4 (57.14%) F5

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) NX-OS
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Data Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
1 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (57.14%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Web Filtering
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCDP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCSA
2 4 (57.14%) CCSE
2 4 (57.14%) CCSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) HIPAA
1 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Nokia
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
2 4 (57.14%) TippingPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Tufin