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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 87 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.71% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £423 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £345 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £557 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
1032 999 1038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.32% 77.26% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 572 611
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 24 44
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.45 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.59% -38.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.84 £13.50 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 1 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Redhill - 2 £380 -
Reigate - 2 £450 - 3
Woking - 1 £500 - 1
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) LAN
3 14 (46.67%) WAN
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 14 (46.67%) SSL
4 13 (43.33%) DNS
5 12 (40.00%) DHCP
5 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
6 11 (36.67%) IPsec
6 11 (36.67%) F5
7 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 10 (33.33%) Wireless
8 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (26.67%) Apache
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
9 8 (26.67%) MPLS
9 8 (26.67%) Information Management
9 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (23.33%) DDNS
10 7 (23.33%) DSL
10 7 (23.33%) TACACS
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (20.00%) DevOps

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon S3
1 4 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) LAN
2 14 (46.67%) SSL
2 14 (46.67%) WAN
3 13 (43.33%) DNS
4 12 (40.00%) DHCP
5 11 (36.67%) IPsec
6 10 (33.33%) Wireless
7 8 (26.67%) MPLS
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (23.33%) DDNS
8 7 (23.33%) DSL
8 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
8 7 (23.33%) TACACS
9 6 (20.00%) BGP
9 6 (20.00%) LDAP
9 6 (20.00%) OSPF
9 6 (20.00%) SAN
9 6 (20.00%) SSH
9 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Support
6 2 (6.67%) Network Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) COM
2 1 (3.33%) SAML
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) DataPower
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.00%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Information Management
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) Network Design
3 5 (16.67%) Change Control
3 5 (16.67%) Open Source
3 5 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (6.67%) Web Filtering
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (3.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 1 (3.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Python
1 4 (13.33%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) CCNP
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Ansible
3 2 (6.67%) vRealize
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 11 (36.67%) F5
4 5 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 5 (16.67%) Infoblox
4 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (6.67%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.67%) Forcepoint
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Sun
8 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (3.33%) PlateSpin