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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 75 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 18 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 0.72% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.94% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 5
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£300 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £510 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £361 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +15.55%
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
1034 957 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.71% 76.32% 72.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 574 498
Average daily rate £406 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 49
Average hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £18.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £59.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 3 £600 -
Reigate - 3 £300 - 1
Staines - 1 - -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) ITIL
3 20 (57.14%) Firewall
4 17 (48.57%) F5
5 16 (45.71%) DNS
6 14 (40.00%) CISSP
6 14 (40.00%) DHCP
7 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
7 13 (37.14%) IIS
7 13 (37.14%) Change Management
7 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
7 13 (37.14%) Finance
8 12 (34.29%) VMware
8 12 (34.29%) Blue Coat
8 12 (34.29%) RMDS
8 12 (34.29%) Juniper
8 12 (34.29%) TIBCO
8 12 (34.29%) Rendezvous
8 12 (34.29%) Bloomberg
8 12 (34.29%) Radianz
8 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
8 12 (34.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 12 (34.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 12 (34.29%) Multicast
8 12 (34.29%) Lancope
8 12 (34.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (34.29%) NetScout
8 12 (34.29%) Wireshark
8 12 (34.29%) TippingPoint
8 12 (34.29%) Service Management

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 13 (37.14%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 12 (34.29%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) DNS
3 14 (40.00%) DHCP
4 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
5 12 (34.29%) Wireshark
5 12 (34.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (34.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (34.29%) Multicast
6 9 (25.71%) Network Security
6 9 (25.71%) Internet
7 7 (20.00%) Intranet
8 3 (8.57%) WAN
8 3 (8.57%) IPsec
8 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 3 (8.57%) LDAP
8 3 (8.57%) LAN
9 2 (5.71%) IPX
9 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
9 2 (5.71%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Consultant
2 12 (34.29%) Network Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Security Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Server Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Server Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Server Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Support
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Rendezvous
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
1 12 (34.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) PKI
3 3 (8.57%) DataPower
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
1 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Change Management
3 12 (34.29%) Network Architecture
3 12 (34.29%) Service Management
4 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) SDLC
7 1 (2.86%) SEO
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) CCSP
4 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCDA
5 1 (2.86%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware ESX
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) vCloud
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.86%) Kibana
1 1 (2.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) F5
3 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
4 12 (34.29%) TIBCO
4 12 (34.29%) Bloomberg
4 12 (34.29%) Radianz
4 12 (34.29%) LogLogic
4 12 (34.29%) VMware
4 12 (34.29%) Blue Coat
4 12 (34.29%) NetScout
4 12 (34.29%) TippingPoint
4 12 (34.29%) Tradeweb
4 12 (34.29%) SolarWinds
4 12 (34.29%) Tufin
4 12 (34.29%) Juniper
4 12 (34.29%) Lancope
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.29%) Radware
7 4 (11.43%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) Intel