The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network 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
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 75 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.10% 0.23% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.33% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate £275 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £475
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Network Load Balancing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
751 614 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.24% 70.09% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 345 367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Reading
Capita plc
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago