The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.42% 1.58% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.94% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £275 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £43.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+8.72% -8.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 309 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.14% 81.53% 82.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 235 266
Median daily rate £413 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £80.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Nagios
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) OSSEC
3 4 (44.44%) Confluence
3 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (44.44%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
1 4 (44.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (44.44%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (44.44%) Route 53
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Artifactory
1 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) SonarQube
1 4 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Network Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) CoreOS
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Auto-Scaling
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) LXC
1 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
1 4 (44.44%) OSSEC
1 4 (44.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) New Relic
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint