Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 21 January 2018 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 77 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 -15
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.54% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median daily rate - - £275
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £450 £263
% change year-on-year -14.44% +71.43% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.95 - £18.00

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 634 869 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.99% 89.40% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 625 401
Coventry median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £258
90th Percentile £540 £550 £558
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 25
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.79% -33.33%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.63 £29.00 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £21.26 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% +6.30% -11.11%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Coventry

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) ICMP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Automotive
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) PLM
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) ICMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) PLM
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Server Building
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Go
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft