Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Load Balancing over the 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Load Balancing
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 92 99
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 +4
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 8 43 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.53% 2.00% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 2.39% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 12
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £438 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -14.63% +28.13%
10th Percentile £300 £375 £452
90th Percentile £483 £481 £550
South East median daily rate £455 £459 £425
% change year-on-year -0.76% +7.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00

Load Balancing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,317 1,802 1,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.68% 83.81% 84.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 904 779
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £218 £258 £257
90th Percentile £624 £550 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 79 53
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.25% +7.49%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.45 £9.51
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.60 £43.00
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £21.50 £22.52
% change year-on-year +15.86% -4.53% -15.34%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Buckinghamshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Load Balancing in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Buckinghamshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Load Balancing in Buckinghamshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 8 £425 -2.86%
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) CyberArk
5 2 (25.00%) API Design
5 2 (25.00%) ES6

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Access Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Pega Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) API Design
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) ES6
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCDBA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) CyberArk
1 2 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) Pega