The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 3 months to 30 April 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
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 5.71% 0.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.56% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £395 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +71.05% -5.00%  

Load Balancing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 122 200 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 87.14% 89.29% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 151 82
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.09% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Crawley

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Crawley

Load Balancing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Crawley.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Load Balancing in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Virgin Media
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Network Design
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (75.00%) Rackspace
2 6 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CCIE
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) CCDP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) BBC
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (12.50%) Debian

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) BBC
2 6 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCDP
1 6 (75.00%) CCIE
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) iptables
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) F5
1 6 (75.00%) Rackspace
1 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
1 6 (75.00%) Virgin Media
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix