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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 95 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 44 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.52% 1.30% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.57% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 10
Median daily rate £413 £401 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £40.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
-5.62% -74.19%
Load Balancing
England

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
2367 2419 1936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.93% 82.79% 76.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1583 1269
Median daily rate £425 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 60 48
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire +19 32 £425 - 6
South Yorkshire -7 7 £410 +42.60%
North Yorkshire +6 3 £365 -8.86% 2
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 46 (64.79%) F5
2 45 (63.38%) Firewall
3 40 (56.34%) Cisco
4 27 (38.03%) CheckPoint
5 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (35.21%) CCNP
7 23 (32.39%) Internet
8 20 (28.17%) Windows
9 19 (26.76%) Data Centre
9 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
10 17 (23.94%) DNS
11 16 (22.54%) Linux
11 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (21.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (21.13%) VMware
13 14 (19.72%) Network Security
14 13 (18.31%) Finance
14 13 (18.31%) WAN
15 12 (16.90%) SSL
16 11 (15.49%) CCNA
16 11 (15.49%) LAN
16 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
17 10 (14.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 10 (14.08%) Server Building
17 10 (14.08%) VPN
17 10 (14.08%) IIS
17 10 (14.08%) BGP
17 10 (14.08%) DMZ
17 10 (14.08%) CCSE

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 10 (14.08%) IIS
2 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) nginx
5 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (63.38%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) Internet
3 17 (23.94%) DNS
4 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (21.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 14 (19.72%) Network Security
7 13 (18.31%) WAN
8 12 (16.90%) SSL
9 11 (15.49%) LAN
10 10 (14.08%) BGP
10 10 (14.08%) DMZ
10 10 (14.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 10 (14.08%) VPN
11 9 (12.68%) BIG-IP
11 9 (12.68%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (12.68%) EIGRP
12 8 (11.27%) OSPF
13 7 (9.86%) MPLS
14 6 (8.45%) HSRP
14 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.23%) Informix
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) Redis
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.82%) Hudson
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
1 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Law
3 3 (4.23%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Security Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (7.04%) Administrator
4 5 (7.04%) Architect
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Exchange Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Messaging Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Office 365 Consultant
7 2 (2.82%) Check Point Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
1 2 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.27%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.41%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
3 16 (22.54%) Linux
4 7 (9.86%) Unix
5 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.08%) Server Building
2 8 (11.27%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (9.86%) High Availability
4 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.04%) DevOps
5 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.63%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL
5 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.63%) Release Management
5 4 (5.63%) Security Patching
6 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.23%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (4.23%) Functional Testing
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 3 (4.23%) SIEM
7 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.82%) Information Security
7 2 (2.82%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.63%) Perl
2 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (35.21%) CCNP
3 11 (15.49%) CCNA
4 10 (14.08%) CCSE
5 9 (12.68%) CCSA
6 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.63%) CCIE
7 4 (5.63%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (4.23%) CCDA
8 3 (4.23%) CCDP
8 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.82%) Degree
9 2 (2.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.41%) CCDE
10 1 (1.41%) CCSP
10 1 (1.41%) CISSP
10 1 (1.41%) MCITP
10 1 (1.41%) MCSE
10 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.04%) Firmware
3 5 (7.04%) vCloud
4 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.82%) Cacti
3 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.82%) Graphite
3 2 (2.82%) Nagios
3 2 (2.82%) Opsview
3 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (64.79%) F5
2 40 (56.34%) Cisco
3 27 (38.03%) CheckPoint
4 15 (21.13%) VMware
5 9 (12.68%) Palo Alto
5 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.04%) Blue Coat
6 5 (7.04%) Fortinet
7 4 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) Juniper
7 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.63%) Splunk
8 3 (4.23%) Veritas
9 2 (2.82%) Avaya
9 2 (2.82%) Dell
9 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.41%) EMC
10 1 (1.41%) Imperva
10 1 (1.41%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: Negotiable day rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago