The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 74 88 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 17 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.28% 0.34% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.45% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +0.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £293
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +36.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £22.75
Load Balancing
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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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
991 1100 878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.62% 75.50% 72.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 624 449
Average daily rate £400 £388 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 41
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 May 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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Last Year
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Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (78.57%) DNS
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 20 (71.43%) F5
3 19 (67.86%) DHCP
4 18 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 18 (64.29%) Finance
5 17 (60.71%) Blue Coat
5 17 (60.71%) TippingPoint
5 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
5 17 (60.71%) Network Architecture
5 17 (60.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (60.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 16 (57.14%) ITIL
6 16 (57.14%) CISSP
6 16 (57.14%) Change Management
7 15 (53.57%) SolarWinds
8 14 (50.00%) Tufin
8 14 (50.00%) Tradeweb
8 14 (50.00%) NetScout
8 14 (50.00%) Wireshark
8 14 (50.00%) RMDS
8 14 (50.00%) Service Management
8 14 (50.00%) Juniper
8 14 (50.00%) TIBCO
8 14 (50.00%) Rendezvous
8 14 (50.00%) Bloomberg
8 14 (50.00%) Management Information System
8 14 (50.00%) Radianz
8 14 (50.00%) LogLogic

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (7.14%) Lync
1 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (50.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) DNS
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 19 (67.86%) DHCP
4 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
4 17 (60.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 17 (60.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 14 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 14 (50.00%) Multicast
6 10 (35.71%) Network Security
7 6 (21.43%) VPN
8 4 (14.29%) BIG-IP
8 4 (14.29%) SAN
8 4 (14.29%) WAN
9 3 (10.71%) LAN
9 3 (10.71%) NetScreen
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (10.71%) Junos
10 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (7.14%) Internet
10 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Consultant
2 14 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 9 (32.14%) Firewall Consultant
4 8 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (28.57%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
5 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) IVR
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Network Architecture
2 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 16 (57.14%) Change Management
3 14 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
6 1 (3.57%) SEO
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CISSP
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) CCIE
5 2 (7.14%) CCSP
5 2 (7.14%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) CCDA
6 1 (3.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) SAP Afaria
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) F5
3 18 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 17 (60.71%) Blue Coat
4 17 (60.71%) TippingPoint
5 15 (53.57%) SolarWinds
6 14 (50.00%) Tufin
6 14 (50.00%) Tradeweb
6 14 (50.00%) NetScout
6 14 (50.00%) Juniper
6 14 (50.00%) TIBCO
6 14 (50.00%) Bloomberg
6 14 (50.00%) Radianz
6 14 (50.00%) LogLogic
7 4 (14.29%) VMware
8 3 (10.71%) Nokia
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle
10 1 (3.57%) IBM
10 1 (3.57%) HP