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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 82 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.33% 0.77% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.95% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate £600 £516 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.22% +24.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -80.64%
Load Balancing
South East

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
968 1162 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 80.33% 81.37% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 647 541
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 16 36
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 6 £600 -
Camberley - 3 - -
Redhill - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (44.44%) SSL
4 10 (37.04%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) SAN
4 10 (37.04%) IPsec
5 9 (33.33%) SSH
5 9 (33.33%) Unix
6 8 (29.63%) SOAP
6 8 (29.63%) DNS
6 8 (29.63%) LDAP
6 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (25.93%) Banking
7 7 (25.93%) Wireless
7 7 (25.93%) NAS
7 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
8 6 (22.22%) DataPower
8 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) F5
8 6 (22.22%) Network Design
8 6 (22.22%) Sun
8 6 (22.22%) OSPF
8 6 (22.22%) BGP
8 6 (22.22%) DHCP
8 6 (22.22%) LAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) SSL
3 10 (37.04%) IPsec
3 10 (37.04%) SAN
4 9 (33.33%) SSH
5 8 (29.63%) DNS
5 8 (29.63%) LDAP
5 8 (29.63%) MPLS
5 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 7 (25.93%) NAS
6 7 (25.93%) Wireless
7 6 (22.22%) BGP
7 6 (22.22%) DHCP
7 6 (22.22%) LAN
7 6 (22.22%) OSPF
7 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 5 (18.52%) Network Security
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (14.81%) DDNS
9 4 (14.81%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (25.93%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Administrator
1 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) EMC Storage Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Application Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) SOAP
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) SAML
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) DataPower
3 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) EMC VNX
4 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
6 2 (7.41%) Clustering
6 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.41%) PKI
6 2 (7.41%) Replication
7 1 (3.70%) IVR
7 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Unix
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) Solaris
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
1 6 (22.22%) Network Design
2 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
2 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (18.52%) Information Management
3 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.11%) Change Control
4 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) NFS
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) NDS
3 2 (7.41%) Novell eDirectory
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas File System
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
1 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (7.41%) vRealize
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 6 (22.22%) F5
3 6 (22.22%) Sun
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) Brocade
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.41%) Forcepoint
7 2 (7.41%) Novell
7 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 2 (7.41%) Veritas
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) PlateSpin
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
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