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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 43 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.03% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £540 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +66.66%
Load Balancing
South West

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
247 290 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 84.59% 83.33% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 217 122
Average daily rate £365 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 12 2
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +10 2 - -
Load Balancing
South West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Capita