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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 89 105 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -36
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 25 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.26% 0.17% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.22% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 23
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£425 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00
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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
1653 1377 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.27% 77.40% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 949 522
Average daily rate £370 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 27
Average hourly rate £17.88 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Halifax - 10 £431 -
Leeds -12 6 £375 -6.25% 9
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 18 (56.25%) Cisco
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 15 (46.88%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) Firewall
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
7 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (28.13%) SAN
7 9 (28.13%) UNIX
7 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (25.00%) Salt
8 8 (25.00%) Apache
8 8 (25.00%) Use Case
8 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
9 7 (21.88%) PHP
9 7 (21.88%) IBM
9 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (18.75%) Node.js
10 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (18.75%) Cacti
10 6 (18.75%) NAS
10 6 (18.75%) vSphere
10 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
10 6 (18.75%) Graphite
10 6 (18.75%) IBM XIV

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (25.00%) Apache
2 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.75%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.13%) SAS
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) SAN
3 6 (18.75%) NAS
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
4 5 (15.63%) OSPF
4 5 (15.63%) BGP
4 5 (15.63%) EIGRP
5 4 (12.50%) VRRP
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
5 4 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (12.50%) MPLS
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.50%) HSRP
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.38%) LAN
6 3 (9.38%) WAN
7 2 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (6.25%) IPsec
7 2 (6.25%) VPLS
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Informix
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) Couchbase
3 3 (9.38%) SimpleDB
3 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) Redis
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) SAS Architect
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (3.13%) WCF
2 1 (3.13%) WPF
2 1 (3.13%) WebCenter
2 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
1 6 (18.75%) IBM XIV
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (28.13%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (25.00%) Use Case
2 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (18.75%) SOA
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Build Automation
6 4 (12.50%) DevOps
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.25%) Network Design
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.25%) BCP
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.25%) High Availability
8 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) VBA
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.38%) CCNP
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) CCSP
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 2 (6.25%) MCSA
3 2 (6.25%) CCDA
3 2 (6.25%) CCDP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCSA
3 2 (6.25%) CCSE
3 2 (6.25%) VCAP
3 2 (6.25%) VCP5
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) vSphere
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Salt
2 6 (18.75%) Opsview
2 6 (18.75%) Graphite
2 6 (18.75%) Nagios
2 6 (18.75%) Cacti
2 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (15.63%) NetBackup
4 4 (12.50%) Puppet
5 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 7 (21.88%) IBM
5 5 (15.63%) Veritas
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago