Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 December 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 87 80
Rank change year-on-year -20 -7 +13
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.54% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £382 £378 £248
90th Percentile £435 £423 £523
Scotland median daily rate £388 £425 £328
% change year-on-year -8.71% +29.77% -14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,548 1,104 978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.16% 88.39% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 618 494
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £508 £461
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.00 £24.00 £19.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +25.26% -15.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £34.13 £45.63
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% +7.64%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Glasgow

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Glasgow

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Load Balancing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (84.62%) Ansible
2 11 (84.62%) DevOps
3 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (76.92%) HAProxy
4 9 (69.23%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (69.23%) TeamCity
4 9 (69.23%) Graphite
4 9 (69.23%) Icinga
4 9 (69.23%) GoCD
4 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
4 9 (69.23%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (53.85%) Public Cloud
5 7 (53.85%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source
8 2 (15.38%) PaaS
8 2 (15.38%) Postfix
8 2 (15.38%) Unix
8 2 (15.38%) LDAP
8 2 (15.38%) HTTP
8 2 (15.38%) Perl

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) MODX
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Akamai
3 1 (7.69%) Apigee
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Mailgun
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) DKIM
3 1 (7.69%) DMARC
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) HBase
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Pentaho
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
3 9 (69.23%) GoCD
3 9 (69.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
4 1 (7.69%) GitLab
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (69.23%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) OAuth
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) SAML
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Postfix
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Ansible
2 10 (76.92%) HAProxy
3 9 (69.23%) Graphite
3 9 (69.23%) Icinga
4 2 (15.38%) Terraform
5 1 (7.69%) Ambari
5 1 (7.69%) Fail2ban
5 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (7.69%) Oozie
5 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (7.69%) Packer
5 1 (7.69%) Puppet
5 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Cloudera
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos
1 1 (7.69%) F5
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Hortonworks
1 1 (7.69%) Lets Encrypt
1 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.69%) Proofpoint
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau
1 1 (7.69%) VMware