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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 41 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.67% - 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£288 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £155.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-74.19% +376.92%
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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
364 183 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.99% 53.35% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 96 142
Average daily rate £350 £305 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £10.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 26 (96.30%) Firewall
2 24 (88.89%) DNS
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 24 (88.89%) CCNP
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (70.37%) CheckPoint
4 13 (48.15%) BGP
4 13 (48.15%) EIGRP
4 13 (48.15%) CCNA
4 13 (48.15%) WAN
5 10 (37.04%) F5
6 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (22.22%) Banking
8 5 (18.52%) HP
9 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
9 2 (7.41%) JSON
9 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (7.41%) REST
9 2 (7.41%) Regular Expression
9 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
9 2 (7.41%) Open Source
9 2 (7.41%) Retail
9 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (7.41%) Clustering
9 2 (7.41%) Intel
9 2 (7.41%) Software AG
9 2 (7.41%) NetWeaver
9 2 (7.41%) DMZ
9 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (7.41%) Middleware

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) NetWeaver
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) Firewall
2 24 (88.89%) DNS
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
3 13 (48.15%) BGP
3 13 (48.15%) EIGRP
4 2 (7.41%) HTTP
4 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
4 2 (7.41%) DMZ
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) DB2
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Network Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) XSD
1 2 (7.41%) JMS
1 2 (7.41%) WSDL
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
1 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (7.41%) JSON
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (7.41%) REST
1 2 (7.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) CCNP
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) CheckPoint
3 10 (37.04%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Intel
5 2 (7.41%) Software AG
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.70%) VMware