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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 25 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 28 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.98% 3.70% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.12% 4.08% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £300 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £348 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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
231 98 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 90.59% 90.74% 85.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 51 115
Median daily rate £325 £330 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £34.25 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -79.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -2 28 £325 +8.33%
Load Balancing
Scotland

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 51 (70.83%) HP
2 43 (59.72%) OpenStack
3 41 (56.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (52.78%) Active Directory
4 38 (52.78%) Windows
4 38 (52.78%) MS Exchange
4 38 (52.78%) PowerShell
4 38 (52.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (52.78%) Office 365
4 38 (52.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (52.78%) Windows Server
5 37 (51.39%) Firewall
6 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
7 33 (45.83%) SharePoint
8 32 (44.44%) MCSE
8 32 (44.44%) Migration
8 32 (44.44%) Skype for Business
8 32 (44.44%) Security Cleared
8 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (43.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 31 (43.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 31 (43.06%) F5
9 31 (43.06%) Fortinet
9 31 (43.06%) Juniper
9 31 (43.06%) CheckPoint
10 29 (40.28%) Cisco
10 29 (40.28%) TippingPoint
11 27 (37.50%) SC Cleared
11 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003

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 43 (59.72%) OpenStack
2 38 (52.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 38 (52.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 38 (52.78%) MS Exchange
3 33 (45.83%) SharePoint
4 32 (44.44%) Skype for Business
5 24 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (20.83%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 24 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 38 (52.78%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (51.39%) Firewall
2 31 (43.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 31 (43.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 27 (37.50%) Skype
4 21 (29.17%) Internet
4 21 (29.17%) Network Security
5 6 (8.33%) DNS
6 3 (4.17%) SAN
7 1 (1.39%) LAN
7 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Messaging Specialist
3 10 (13.89%) Lync Specialist
4 8 (11.11%) Office 365 Specialist
5 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) Lync Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) Office 365 Consultant
10 1 (1.39%) Office 365 Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Engineer
10 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.78%) Windows
1 38 (52.78%) Windows Server
2 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Migration
2 21 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (29.17%) Network Management
3 20 (27.78%) Data Privacy
4 8 (11.11%) ITIL
4 8 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 8 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.33%) Content Management
6 3 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (1.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.78%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (56.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (44.44%) MCSE
2 32 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 27 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 25 (34.72%) Degree
5 21 (29.17%) CCNA
5 21 (29.17%) CCNP
5 21 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (12.50%) MCTS
7 6 (8.33%) MCITP
7 6 (8.33%) MCP
8 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 38 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 51 (70.83%) HP
2 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
3 31 (43.06%) CheckPoint
3 31 (43.06%) F5
3 31 (43.06%) Fortinet
3 31 (43.06%) Juniper
4 29 (40.28%) Cisco
4 29 (40.28%) TippingPoint
5 21 (29.17%) IronPort
6 8 (11.11%) CA
6 8 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.78%) Intel Security