The table below looks at the statistics for NLBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NLBS over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Network Load Balancing Services (NLBS)
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing NLBS 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 1.03%
As % of the System Software category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £263 £250
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
78 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.71% 15.81% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 37 27
Average daily rate £350 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.92 £21.00 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.34%

NLBS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NLBS across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NLBS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex