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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -80.64%
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
255 232 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.26% 76.82% 65.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 148 108
Average daily rate £400 £413 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +35.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £698 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £36.40 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £25.80 £21.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle