The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank - 269 -
Contract jobs citing GLBP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.055% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GLBP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1743 1803 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.53% 19.13% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 883 760
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 126 100
Median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +58.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.29 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

GLBP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing GLBP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GLBP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GLBP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GLBP across the South East region.

GLBP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GLBP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for GLBP.

1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) Network Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) IPv4
5 1 (20.00%) IPv6
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) F5

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto