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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South East / West Sussex
Rank 47 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.16% 1.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £391 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%

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
387 447 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.58% 85.14% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 289 192
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.88 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Gatwick +3 2 £374 -
Crawley +9 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £400 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) X.21
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (20.00%) 4G
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) X.21
5 2 (20.00%) 4G
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) DDNS
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) DSL
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) Junos
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Redis
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) Sass
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) BBC
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Fedora
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
1 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (20.00%) OWASP
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (20.00%) QA
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Tumbleweed
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Virgin Media
5 1 (10.00%) VMware