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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 62 60 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.97% 0.70% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.87% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £310 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -20.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
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
536 459 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.59% 80.24% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 332 455
Median daily rate £450 £420 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £129.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 2 £313 -
Kidlington - 1 - -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
3 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
3 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (62.50%) Brocade
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) Web Filtering
4 4 (50.00%) Junos
4 4 (50.00%) HIPAA
4 4 (50.00%) CISSP
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (50.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (50.00%) JNCIA
4 4 (50.00%) JNCIS
4 4 (50.00%) JNCIP
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) JSR 168
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Junos
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) JSF
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) JSR 168
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (12.50%) Struts
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (62.50%) Web Filtering
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (50.00%) JNCIP
1 4 (50.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) HIPAA
1 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Brocade
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
3 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (50.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle