The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 102 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 6 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.89% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.21% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 6
Average daily rate £350 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £182 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.69% -7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £155.00 £32.50 £56.25
% change year-on-year
+376.92% -42.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1389 994 1312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 75.82% 73.58% 73.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 520 711
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 33
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.19% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.25 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £34.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

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
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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -23 6 £350 +40.00% 6
Pudsey - - - -
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 28 (62.22%) TCP/IP
2 27 (60.00%) Linux
2 27 (60.00%) Degree
3 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
3 26 (57.78%) Ruby
3 26 (57.78%) Internet
3 26 (57.78%) Python
3 26 (57.78%) Client/Server
3 26 (57.78%) C++
3 26 (57.78%) PHP
3 26 (57.78%) Web Services
3 26 (57.78%) DNS
3 26 (57.78%) SSL
3 26 (57.78%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (57.78%) Bash Shell
3 26 (57.78%) Node.js
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (22.22%) ETL
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle
4 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
5 9 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (13.33%) OLTP
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco
7 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.89%) Finance

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 26 (57.78%) Node.js
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 26 (57.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) TCP/IP
2 26 (57.78%) Internet
2 26 (57.78%) DNS
2 26 (57.78%) SSL
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (4.44%) VLAN
4 2 (4.44%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (4.44%) Network Security
4 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.44%) HSRP
4 2 (4.44%) MPLS
4 2 (4.44%) OSPF
4 2 (4.44%) BGP
4 2 (4.44%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.44%) VPN
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
3 6 (13.33%) OLTP
4 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.67%) OLAP
5 3 (6.67%) Essbase
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Python Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) OBIEE Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Author
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Author
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (57.78%) Client/Server
2 10 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
2 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 10 (22.22%) ETL
2 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (4.44%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL
6 1 (2.22%) Network Design
6 1 (2.22%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) C++
1 26 (57.78%) PHP
1 26 (57.78%) Python
1 26 (57.78%) Ruby
1 26 (57.78%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.22%) CCNP
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) CCDA
4 1 (2.22%) CCDP
4 1 (2.22%) CCDE
4 1 (2.22%) VCDX
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) UAG
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) BT
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago