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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 57 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.86% 0.15% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.20% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +15.55%
Load Balancing
South West

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
545 506 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 78.30% 75.19% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 346 295
Average daily rate £400 £413 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 20
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £63.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Swindon +1 3 £425 +41.66% 5
Load Balancing
South West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) SSH
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) IronPort
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (20.00%) HSRP
5 2 (20.00%) GLBP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (20.00%) Junos
5 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
5 2 (20.00%) RIP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) SSH
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Junos
4 2 (20.00%) HSRP
4 2 (20.00%) GLBP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (20.00%) RIP
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Control-M
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) IronPort
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Teradata
4 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds