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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 93 117 90
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 30 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.37% 0.82% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.00% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 32
Median daily rate £490 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £280 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £470 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +100.00%

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
1808 2290 1926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.67% 81.41% 80.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1494 1345
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 72 40
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.36 £11.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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
West Yorkshire +33 24 £491 +15.58% 3
South Yorkshire -17 6 £336 +15.94% 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 32 (54.24%) Cisco
2 31 (52.54%) Firewall
3 21 (35.59%) F5
4 20 (33.90%) Linux
5 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 15 (25.42%) Windows
8 13 (22.03%) VMware
8 13 (22.03%) Docker
8 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
9 12 (20.34%) DevOps
9 12 (20.34%) NetScaler
9 12 (20.34%) PHP
10 11 (18.64%) Java
10 11 (18.64%) ITIL
10 11 (18.64%) Apache
10 11 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (18.64%) Splunk
10 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
11 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
11 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
11 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
11 10 (16.95%) DNS
11 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.95%) Migration
11 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.95%) Network Design

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 11 (18.64%) Apache
2 9 (15.25%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.86%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) Akamai
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (52.54%) Firewall
2 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (20.34%) NetScaler
5 10 (16.95%) DNS
6 9 (15.25%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (15.25%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (15.25%) SSL
7 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.86%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (11.86%) DHCP
8 7 (11.86%) Wireless
9 5 (8.47%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (8.47%) FCoE
9 5 (8.47%) NX-OS
10 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
10 4 (6.78%) FTP
10 4 (6.78%) IPsec
10 4 (6.78%) Network Security
10 4 (6.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (15.25%) Redis
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) JMeter
1 7 (11.86%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.78%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Architect
2 10 (16.95%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
4 8 (13.56%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Network Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Implementation Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) IP Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Designer
9 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Voice Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Server Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Switch Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (6.78%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) J2EE
4 1 (1.69%) LAMP
4 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.86%) NHS
3 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.39%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.17%) Unix
7 4 (6.78%) Android
8 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.39%) CentOS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) DevOps
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.95%) Migration
3 10 (16.95%) Network Design
4 9 (15.25%) Performance Testing
5 7 (11.86%) High Availability
6 6 (10.17%) Open Source
6 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.39%) Change Control
10 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) PHP
2 11 (18.64%) Java
3 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.47%) SQL
6 3 (5.08%) Python
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) CCNP
3 6 (10.17%) CCNA
4 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.39%) AWS Certification
6 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.39%) CCDP
6 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.69%) CCDA
7 1 (1.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Docker
2 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.78%) vSphere
5 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.39%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.39%) VMFS
7 1 (1.69%) Firmware
7 1 (1.69%) vCloud
7 1 (1.69%) XenApp
7 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Puppet
2 8 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.86%) Nagios
4 5 (8.47%) SCOM
5 2 (3.39%) Ansible
5 2 (3.39%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.39%) Salt
5 2 (3.39%) vMotion
6 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.69%) DameWare
6 1 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.69%) OpenView
6 1 (1.69%) SCCM
6 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Cisco
2 21 (35.59%) F5
3 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.03%) VMware
5 11 (18.64%) Splunk
6 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
6 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
7 8 (13.56%) Brocade
8 5 (8.47%) Juniper
9 4 (6.78%) Avaya
9 4 (6.78%) Citrix
10 3 (5.08%) Nokia
10 3 (5.08%) Palo Alto
10 3 (5.08%) SonicWALL
11 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.39%) BT
11 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.39%) RightScale
11 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.39%) Verint
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