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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 40 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.52% 0.25% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.31% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £22.50
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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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 320 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 74.09% 79.01% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 245 209
Average daily rate £403 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 11
Average hourly rate £13.75 £28.75 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% +82.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £20.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Planning
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) GLBP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) GLBP
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Network Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) F5