The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 58 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.58% 0.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £398 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 551 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.60% 88.02% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 397 172
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.32% -28.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.16 £12.25 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Crawley +15 4 £425 +16.50%
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Network Design
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 4 (44.44%) ISDN
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) DDNS
4 4 (44.44%) DSL
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (44.44%) 3G
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Junos
4 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
4 4 (44.44%) 4G
4 4 (44.44%) Information Management

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) 4G
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) DDNS
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) Junos
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) TACACS
3 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
3 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) BBC
3 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Fedora
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Information Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
2 4 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media
5 1 (11.11%) VMware