Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 76 76
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.11% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £240 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -43.03% +5.31%
South West median daily rate £370 £418 £370
% change year-on-year -11.38% +12.84% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 537 735 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.49% 79.29% 76.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 431 474
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £234 £219 £213
90th Percentile £546 £550 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 67 40
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -8.43% +15.28%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £25.34
90th Percentile £56.05 £46.60 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Gloucestershire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Gloucestershire