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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 94 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 11 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 1.47% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.92% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 12
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£425 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £338 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £155.00 -
% change year-on-year
-69.83% -
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

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
1414 1195 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.11% 76.60% 74.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 741 522
Average daily rate £380 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £111.25 £147.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -23 5 £325 +8.33% 12
Halifax +1 3 £450 +28.57%
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
3 13 (44.83%) DNS
3 13 (44.83%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) Ruby
3 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
3 13 (44.83%) DevOps
4 12 (41.38%) Apache
5 11 (37.93%) Web Services
5 11 (37.93%) SSL
6 10 (34.48%) Internet
6 10 (34.48%) PHP
6 10 (34.48%) UNIX
6 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (31.03%) C++
8 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
8 8 (27.59%) Node.js
9 7 (24.14%) Puppet
9 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
9 7 (24.14%) Firewall
9 7 (24.14%) Clustering
9 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
10 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (20.69%) DHCP
10 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (17.24%) Salt
11 5 (17.24%) Redis
11 5 (17.24%) MongoDB

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (41.38%) Apache
2 8 (27.59%) Node.js
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) nginx
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Route 53
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
2 13 (44.83%) DNS
3 11 (37.93%) SSL
4 10 (34.48%) Internet
5 7 (24.14%) Firewall
6 6 (20.69%) DHCP
7 3 (10.34%) LAN
7 3 (10.34%) WAN
7 3 (10.34%) SAN
7 3 (10.34%) VPN
7 3 (10.34%) OSPF
7 3 (10.34%) BGP
7 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.90%) DMVPN
8 2 (6.90%) HSRP
8 2 (6.90%) IPsec
8 2 (6.90%) VPLS
8 2 (6.90%) Network Security
8 2 (6.90%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) Redis
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) SimpleDB
3 4 (13.79%) Couchbase
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.45%) MS Access
6 1 (3.45%) OLTP
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Architect
1 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
3 1 (3.45%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
2 7 (24.14%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.45%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.45%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) UNIX
3 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (13.79%) Network Design
5 4 (13.79%) Use Case
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) BCP
7 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Release Management
7 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Python
1 13 (44.83%) Ruby
1 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
2 10 (34.48%) PHP
3 9 (31.03%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.34%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) CCDA
2 2 (6.90%) CCDP
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) VCAP
2 2 (6.90%) VCP5
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCSA
2 2 (6.90%) CCSE
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) VCP4
3 1 (3.45%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.24%) Salt
4 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
1 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
1 4 (13.79%) VMware
1 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
2 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Percona
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
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