The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 51 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.56% 1.09% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.41% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £413 £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -12.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 355 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.14% 77.34% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 239 147
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the South Yorkshire region.

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -13 2 £413 +44.73%
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCSE
3 3 (42.86%) CCSA
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) vMotion
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) VMFS
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) CCDA
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCSA
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMFS
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) VMware