The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GLBP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GLBP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
226 199 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.78% 21.58% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 70 85
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

GLBP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing GLBP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GLBP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GLBP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

GLBP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

GLBP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GLBP 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 Reading region with a requirement for GLBP.

1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco