The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 51 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.69% 0.87% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.11% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £370 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +34.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £42.25 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+10.05% -9.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
528 540 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.23% 78.37% 80.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 393 384
Median daily rate £400 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 7
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +121.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.50 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £44.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 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
Swindon -4 4 £264 -28.71%
Salisbury - 2 £365 -
Load Balancing
South West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) Migration
5 8 (50.00%) SSL
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 7 (43.75%) Citrix
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Wireless
6 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) SIEM
6 7 (43.75%) NetScaler
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) Juniper
8 5 (31.25%) Intel Security
8 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
8 5 (31.25%) vSphere
9 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (25.00%) OSSEC
9 4 (25.00%) Confluence
9 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
9 4 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (25.00%) Aruba
9 4 (25.00%) MongoDB

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (25.00%) Route 53
2 4 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (50.00%) SSL
5 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) NetScaler
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) HTTP
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
1 4 (25.00%) SonarQube
1 4 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CESG
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) CoreOS
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) SIEM
3 4 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Data Encryption
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Security Management
4 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Ruby
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) SANS
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) LXC
2 4 (25.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
1 4 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
1 4 (25.00%) OSSEC
1 4 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Intel Security
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Aruba
4 4 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) New Relic
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle