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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 106 114 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 38 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.32% 0.51% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.69% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 17
Average daily rate
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£401 £401 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £155.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-75.80% +376.92%
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
2281 1883 1525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.48% 73.35% 72.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1210 797
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 38 55
Average hourly rate £17.69 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £11.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £110.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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 +6 22 £425 +21.42% 9
South Yorkshire - 10 £300 -
North Yorkshire -7 6 £401 - 4
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England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 52 (62.65%) Cisco
2 50 (60.24%) Firewall
3 49 (59.04%) DNS
4 41 (49.40%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (48.19%) CCNP
5 40 (48.19%) Linux
6 35 (42.17%) CheckPoint
7 30 (36.14%) BGP
7 30 (36.14%) VMware
8 24 (28.92%) F5
9 20 (24.10%) HP
10 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (21.69%) DHCP
12 17 (20.48%) OSPF
12 17 (20.48%) WAN
12 17 (20.48%) Network Security
12 17 (20.48%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (19.28%) DMVPN
13 16 (19.28%) CCSE
13 16 (19.28%) CCNA
13 16 (19.28%) EIGRP
14 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
14 15 (18.07%) E-Commerce
14 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
14 15 (18.07%) SolarWinds
14 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (16.87%) Infoblox
15 14 (16.87%) Imperva
15 14 (16.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 14 (16.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (16.87%) Apache
2 10 (12.05%) Node.js
3 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.61%) nginx
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.41%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.20%) CMS
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) SAS
6 1 (1.20%) Jetty
6 1 (1.20%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Route 53
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
3 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 50 (60.24%) Firewall
2 49 (59.04%) DNS
3 30 (36.14%) BGP
4 18 (21.69%) DHCP
5 17 (20.48%) WAN
5 17 (20.48%) OSPF
5 17 (20.48%) Network Security
5 17 (20.48%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (19.28%) DMVPN
6 16 (19.28%) EIGRP
7 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
8 14 (16.87%) BIG-IP
8 14 (16.87%) NetScreen
8 14 (16.87%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (16.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 14 (16.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 13 (15.66%) Internet
10 9 (10.84%) SSL
11 8 (9.64%) SAN
12 5 (6.02%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.23%) Redis
3 6 (7.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.02%) SimpleDB
4 5 (6.02%) Couchbase
4 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.61%) Informix
7 2 (2.41%) DB2
7 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.20%) MS Access
8 1 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.20%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.61%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) NUnit
4 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (7.23%) Banking
2 2 (2.41%) Retail
2 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.69%) Architect
3 14 (16.87%) Security Specialist
3 14 (16.87%) Network Specialist
3 14 (16.87%) Network Security Specialist
4 13 (15.66%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (13.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (13.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) UNIX Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Network Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) Web Services
2 4 (4.82%) Middleware
3 3 (3.61%) XML
3 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 2 (2.41%) JSON
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (2.41%) REST
4 2 (2.41%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.41%) XSD
4 2 (2.41%) JMS
4 2 (2.41%) WSDL
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.41%) LAMP
4 2 (2.41%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (1.20%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.20%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.20%) WCF
5 1 (1.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.87%) Thin Client
2 14 (16.87%) Fat Client
3 9 (10.84%) Clustering
4 6 (7.23%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.82%) IBM XIV
7 2 (2.41%) User Experience
7 2 (2.41%) Open Source
8 1 (1.20%) Social Media
8 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.20%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) UNIX
2 13 (15.66%) Windows
3 7 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) HPUX
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) E-Commerce
2 11 (13.25%) DevOps
3 10 (12.05%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.84%) SOA
4 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (10.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (9.64%) Use Case
6 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.23%) ITIL
6 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.61%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.61%) Project Management
8 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.61%) Network Design
9 2 (2.41%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.41%) High Availability
9 2 (2.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) C
1 14 (16.87%) Python
1 14 (16.87%) Ruby
2 12 (14.46%) Bash Shell
2 12 (14.46%) PHP
3 10 (12.05%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) C++
5 7 (8.43%) Java
6 4 (4.82%) Perl
7 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.41%) VBA
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (49.40%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (48.19%) CCNP
3 16 (19.28%) CCNA
3 16 (19.28%) CCSE
4 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.41%) VCAP
4 2 (2.41%) VCP5
4 2 (2.41%) CCDA
4 2 (2.41%) CCDP
4 2 (2.41%) CISSP
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) CCSA
4 2 (2.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.20%) CCSP
5 1 (1.20%) Degree
5 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) vSphere
3 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.41%) iptables
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) Varnish
4 1 (1.20%) Corosync
4 1 (1.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Puppet
2 8 (9.64%) Salt
3 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.61%) Opsview
4 3 (3.61%) Graphite
4 3 (3.61%) Nagios
4 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.61%) Cacti
4 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 52 (62.65%) Cisco
2 35 (42.17%) CheckPoint
3 30 (36.14%) VMware
4 24 (28.92%) F5
5 20 (24.10%) HP
6 15 (18.07%) SolarWinds
7 14 (16.87%) Infoblox
7 14 (16.87%) Imperva
7 14 (16.87%) Citrix
7 14 (16.87%) Blue Coat
8 8 (9.64%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.02%) Oracle
10 4 (4.82%) IBM
11 3 (3.61%) EMC
11 3 (3.61%) Veritas
12 2 (2.41%) OpenText
12 2 (2.41%) Intel
12 2 (2.41%) Software AG
12 2 (2.41%) NetApp
12 2 (2.41%) Vignette
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