The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 137 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.043% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.056% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £410
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -23.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
2357 1782 1561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.71% 75.86% 73.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1671 1114 851
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 53 63
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -60.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Load Balancing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Load Balancing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) AMQP
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (33.33%) Kafka
3 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Linux

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Network 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 Network Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Server Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) CSLA.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) DevExpress