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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NLBS over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Network Load Balancing Services (NLBS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NLBS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NLBS
South East

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
70 80 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.83% 14.65% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 58
Median daily rate £365 £338 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £142 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £413 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 15
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

NLBS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing NLBS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

NLBS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex