The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank - 134 127
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.075% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £260 £297
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £368 £311
% change year-on-year
+63.26% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.91
Network Load Balancing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1850 2681 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.63% 81.84% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1400 1155
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £269 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 30
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) lighttpd
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Laravel
1 3 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) Munin
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat