The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.62% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£520 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £21.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+84.52% -34.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 163 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 79.63% 77.99% 64.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 116 79
Average daily rate £335 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -48.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £19.30 £22.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.63 £19.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing 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 Load Balancing.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing 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 Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Perl Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) OWASP
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Erlang
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9000
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix