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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 91 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 46 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.60% 1.12% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.35% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 13
Median daily rate £425 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
2390 2372 1934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.13% 82.73% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1685 1635 1284
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 52 53
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 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 27 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 +10 37 £425 +3.65% 8
North Yorkshire +10 3 £365 -8.86% 1
South Yorkshire -6 3 - - 3
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 50 (68.49%) Firewall
2 44 (60.27%) F5
3 35 (47.95%) Cisco
4 26 (35.62%) Internet
5 23 (31.51%) CheckPoint
5 23 (31.51%) Windows
6 22 (30.14%) CCNP
6 22 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (27.40%) Linux
8 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
8 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
9 16 (21.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 16 (21.92%) DNS
10 15 (20.55%) SSL
10 15 (20.55%) VMware
11 14 (19.18%) Finance
12 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (16.44%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (16.44%) High Availability
14 11 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (15.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 11 (15.07%) Network Security
14 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
14 11 (15.07%) DMZ
14 11 (15.07%) IIS
15 10 (13.70%) WAN
15 10 (13.70%) BIG-IP
15 10 (13.70%) Server Building
16 9 (12.33%) CCSE
16 9 (12.33%) CCSA

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 (15.07%) IIS
2 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) nginx
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (68.49%) Firewall
2 26 (35.62%) Internet
3 16 (21.92%) DNS
3 16 (21.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 15 (20.55%) SSL
5 11 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (15.07%) DMZ
5 11 (15.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 11 (15.07%) Network Security
6 10 (13.70%) BIG-IP
6 10 (13.70%) WAN
7 9 (12.33%) LAN
8 8 (10.96%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (10.96%) HTTP
9 7 (9.59%) Extranet
9 7 (9.59%) Intranet
9 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
9 7 (9.59%) VPN
10 6 (8.22%) BGP
10 6 (8.22%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.74%) Informix
2 2 (2.74%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.37%) Redis
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.37%) Hudson
1 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
1 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Law
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (9.59%) Administrator
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Architect
4 6 (8.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Security Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Web Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) LAMP
2 1 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.96%) Clustering
3 5 (6.85%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.85%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.37%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Linux
3 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
4 9 (12.33%) Unix
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) Capacity Planning
1 12 (16.44%) High Availability
2 10 (13.70%) Server Building
3 6 (8.22%) DevOps
4 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.85%) Web Operations
5 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.48%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 4 (5.48%) ITIL
5 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.48%) Release Management
5 4 (5.48%) Security Patching
6 3 (4.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Migration
7 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.74%) Information Security
7 2 (2.74%) Network Design
7 2 (2.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.11%) Perl
2 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.74%) SQL
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) CCNP
1 22 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.33%) CCSA
2 9 (12.33%) CCSE
3 8 (10.96%) CCNA
4 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) CCIE
5 4 (5.48%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (4.11%) CCDA
6 3 (4.11%) CCDP
6 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.74%) Degree
7 2 (2.74%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.37%) CCDE
8 1 (1.37%) CCSP
8 1 (1.37%) CISSP
8 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) Firmware
3 5 (6.85%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.48%) vCloud
5 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.74%) Puppet
4 1 (1.37%) Cacti
4 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.37%) Graphite
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
4 1 (1.37%) Opsview
4 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (60.27%) F5
2 35 (47.95%) Cisco
3 23 (31.51%) CheckPoint
4 15 (20.55%) VMware
5 8 (10.96%) Palo Alto
5 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.48%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.48%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.48%) Splunk
7 3 (4.11%) Juniper
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.74%) Avaya
8 2 (2.74%) Dell
8 2 (2.74%) HP
8 2 (2.74%) Veritas
9 1 (1.37%) CA
9 1 (1.37%) EMC
9 1 (1.37%) Genesys
9 1 (1.37%) IBM
9 1 (1.37%) Riverbed
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