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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank - 52 51
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.97% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.15% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £398 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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
157 260 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 69.47% 83.87% 86.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 142 231
Median daily rate £350 £369 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £30.00 £30.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £35.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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