The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 91 63 101
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +38
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 38 55 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.45% 2.39% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 3.21% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 12
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£325 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £338 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2007 1713 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.69% 74.58% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1032 856
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.31 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Load Balancing Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Load Balancing Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
West Yorkshire -42 17 £325 +8.33% 7
South Yorkshire +9 12 £250 -20.00%
North Yorkshire +3 9 £401 +34.62% 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
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Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 31 (56.36%) Linux
1 31 (56.36%) DNS
2 26 (47.27%) Firewall
3 23 (41.82%) Cisco
4 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
4 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (36.36%) CCNP
6 18 (32.73%) Python
7 17 (30.91%) Ruby
8 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
8 16 (29.09%) BGP
9 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
10 14 (25.45%) DHCP
11 13 (23.64%) Apache
11 13 (23.64%) UNIX
12 12 (21.82%) SSL
12 12 (21.82%) DevOps
13 11 (20.00%) Web Services
13 11 (20.00%) Oracle
13 11 (20.00%) WAN
13 11 (20.00%) VMware
14 10 (18.18%) OSPF
14 10 (18.18%) Internet
14 10 (18.18%) Puppet
15 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (16.36%) DMVPN
15 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (16.36%) CCSE
15 9 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (16.36%) EIGRP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (23.64%) Apache
2 8 (14.55%) Node.js
3 4 (7.27%) nginx
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) Jetty
5 1 (1.82%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Route 53
2 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (56.36%) DNS
2 26 (47.27%) Firewall
3 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
4 16 (29.09%) BGP
5 14 (25.45%) DHCP
6 12 (21.82%) SSL
7 11 (20.00%) WAN
8 10 (18.18%) OSPF
8 10 (18.18%) Internet
9 9 (16.36%) EIGRP
9 9 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (16.36%) DMVPN
10 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (12.73%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (12.73%) Network Security
10 7 (12.73%) NetScreen
10 7 (12.73%) BIG-IP
11 6 (10.91%) SAN
11 6 (10.91%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (10.91%) OLTP
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle OWB
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) Redis
3 4 (7.27%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) SimpleDB
4 3 (5.45%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 5 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Security Specialist
2 7 (12.73%) UNIX Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Network Specialist
2 7 (12.73%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (12.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) OBIEE Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Network Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) OBIEE Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
2 2 (3.64%) LAMP
3 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) WCF
3 1 (1.82%) WPF
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.82%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) XSD
3 1 (1.82%) JMS
3 1 (1.82%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Client/Server
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Thin Client
2 7 (12.73%) Fat Client
3 6 (10.91%) Clustering
4 5 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (5.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) UNIX
3 6 (10.91%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.82%) HPUX
6 1 (1.82%) Debian
6 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) DevOps
2 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
2 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
3 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.91%) ITIL
4 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.91%) Network Design
5 5 (9.09%) ETL
5 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.45%) Release Management
7 3 (5.45%) Kanban
7 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.45%) TDD
8 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) Python
2 17 (30.91%) Ruby
3 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
4 9 (16.36%) PHP
4 9 (16.36%) C++
5 7 (12.73%) C
6 6 (10.91%) Perl
6 6 (10.91%) Java
7 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.64%) SQL
9 1 (1.82%) VBA
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (36.36%) CCNP
3 9 (16.36%) CCSE
4 8 (14.55%) CCNA
5 2 (3.64%) CCDA
5 2 (3.64%) CCDP
5 2 (3.64%) CISSP
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CCSA
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
5 2 (3.64%) MCSA
5 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) VCAP
5 2 (3.64%) VCP5
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.82%) Varnish
3 1 (1.82%) Corosync
3 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Puppet
2 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.27%) Salt
4 3 (5.45%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Cisco
2 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle
4 7 (12.73%) HP
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix
4 7 (12.73%) Blue Coat
4 7 (12.73%) Infoblox
4 7 (12.73%) Imperva
4 7 (12.73%) F5
5 4 (7.27%) NetApp
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.27%) EMC
6 2 (3.64%) Vignette
6 2 (3.64%) Open Text
6 2 (3.64%) Percona
7 1 (1.82%) Splunk
7 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.82%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.82%) SAP
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