Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 July 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.34% 0.61% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.69% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Luton median daily rate £625 £575 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +100.00% -42.50%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £625 £320 £331
% change year-on-year +95.31% -3.40% -33.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 269 288 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 92.44% 87.54% 90.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 196 223
Luton median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £278 £309 £263
90th Percentile £600 £606 £638
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 18
Luton median hourly rate £14.00 £48.23 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.97% +126.96% -43.33%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £45.54 £32.50
% change year-on-year -60.47% +40.11% +24.81%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Luton

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Luton region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Design Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability