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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - 47 52
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £200 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +62.88%
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
164 269 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 69.20% 79.82% 86.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 142 224
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 41 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £55.00 £36.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 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