The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 78 107 87
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 23 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.59% 0.20% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.24% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 12
Median daily rate £491 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.58% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £425 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.16% +1.36%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1210 1640 1441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 83.25% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 1100 1023
Median daily rate £403 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.16 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Leeds +23 16 £495 +16.47% 2
Bradford - 2 - -
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 26 (54.17%) Cisco
1 26 (54.17%) Firewall
2 19 (39.58%) Linux
3 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (35.42%) F5
4 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (27.08%) Docker
6 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.92%) Windows
7 11 (22.92%) Java
7 11 (22.92%) PHP
7 11 (22.92%) DevOps
7 11 (22.92%) Splunk
8 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.83%) Apache
8 10 (20.83%) DNS
8 10 (20.83%) SSL
8 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
8 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (18.75%) VMware
9 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
9 9 (18.75%) ITIL
9 9 (18.75%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (18.75%) Redis
9 9 (18.75%) Puppet

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (20.83%) Apache
2 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.58%) IIS
4 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Akamai
3 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) Firewall
2 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (20.83%) DNS
4 10 (20.83%) SSL
5 9 (18.75%) NetScaler
5 9 (18.75%) OpenLDAP
6 8 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (14.58%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
7 7 (14.58%) Wireless
8 6 (12.50%) DHCP
9 5 (10.42%) BIG-IP
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (10.42%) HTTP
10 4 (8.33%) EIGRP
10 4 (8.33%) IPsec
10 4 (8.33%) Network Security
10 4 (8.33%) NX-OS
10 4 (8.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (18.75%) Redis
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JMeter
1 7 (14.58%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Architect
3 9 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Network Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Implementation Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) IP Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Network Design Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Switch Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) NHS
2 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.08%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (14.58%) Unix
6 4 (8.33%) Android
7 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) DevOps
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 9 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 8 (16.67%) Network Design
5 6 (12.50%) High Availability
5 6 (12.50%) Open Source
5 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) Migration
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.25%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) Java
1 11 (22.92%) PHP
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.58%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) CCNA
5 4 (8.33%) MCSE
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) AWS Certification
7 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.17%) CCDP
7 2 (4.17%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.08%) CCDA
8 1 (2.08%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Docker
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.08%) vCloud
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Puppet
2 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (14.58%) Nagios
4 4 (8.33%) SCOM
5 2 (4.17%) Ansible
5 2 (4.17%) Salt
6 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.08%) OpenView
6 1 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Cisco
2 17 (35.42%) F5
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.92%) Splunk
5 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 9 (18.75%) VMware
7 7 (14.58%) Brocade
7 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.33%) Avaya
9 3 (6.25%) Juniper
9 3 (6.25%) Nokia
9 3 (6.25%) SonicWALL
10 2 (4.17%) BT
10 2 (4.17%) Citrix
10 2 (4.17%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.17%) Genesys
10 2 (4.17%) RightScale
10 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.17%) Verint
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