Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 November 2017 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 76 92
Rank change year-on-year -17 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 4 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.53% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.65% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £340 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.35% -14.39%
East of England median daily rate £520 £513 £375
% change year-on-year +1.51% +36.67% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1190 925 1241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.57% 82.00% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 437 740
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
10th Percentile £220 £213 £258
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 95 82
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +111.27% -35.45%
10th Percentile £11.80 £13.60 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £51.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Cambridgeshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Cambridgeshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cambridge -5 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Load Balancing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Tufin
2 2 (50.00%) AlgoSec
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) Redux
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) Redux
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) AlgoSec
2 2 (50.00%) Tufin