The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £341
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network 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
684 474 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 90.12% 84.95% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 316 141
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 18
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.95 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% +28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Network 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 Network Load Balancing across the West Sussex region.

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex