The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 26 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 48 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.01% 5.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.06% 6.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 0
Median daily rate £406 £343 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Load Balancing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
398 79 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 91.28% 79.00% 89.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 47 75
Median daily rate £320 £345 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Erskine -5 48 £406 +18.54%
Load Balancing
Scotland

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 32 (61.54%) Firewall
2 30 (57.69%) HP
3 27 (51.92%) OpenStack
4 26 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (50.00%) F5
4 26 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 26 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 26 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 26 (50.00%) Juniper
4 26 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 26 (50.00%) Windows
4 26 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 26 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 26 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 25 (48.08%) Security Cleared
5 25 (48.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (46.15%) TippingPoint
6 24 (46.15%) Cisco
7 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
7 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (42.31%) Office 365
8 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
9 20 (38.46%) SharePoint
9 20 (38.46%) Skype for Business
9 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (36.54%) Migration
11 16 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (30.77%) Network Security

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 27 (51.92%) OpenStack
2 26 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 25 (48.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 20 (38.46%) Skype for Business
5 16 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (28.85%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (5.77%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (42.31%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 32 (61.54%) Firewall
2 26 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 26 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 16 (30.77%) Internet
3 16 (30.77%) Network Security
3 16 (30.77%) Skype
4 10 (19.23%) DNS
5 5 (9.62%) WAN
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) Messaging Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Messaging Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Lync Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Exchange Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Lync Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) CSS
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Windows
1 26 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Migration
2 16 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (30.77%) Network Management
3 15 (28.85%) Data Privacy
4 8 (15.38%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (11.54%) Content Management
6 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Security Cleared
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
4 16 (30.77%) CCNA
4 16 (30.77%) CCNP
4 16 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (30.77%) MCSE
5 14 (26.92%) Degree
6 6 (11.54%) MCITP
6 6 (11.54%) MCP
6 6 (11.54%) MCTS
7 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) HP
2 26 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 26 (50.00%) F5
2 26 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 26 (50.00%) Juniper
3 24 (46.15%) Cisco
3 24 (46.15%) TippingPoint
4 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 15 (28.85%) IronPort
6 8 (15.38%) CA
6 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 3 (5.77%) VMware
8 2 (3.85%) Intel Security