Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 May 2019 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 85 89
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 9 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.84% 2.01% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.40% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £416 £444 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.20% -11.30% +25.79%
10th Percentile £300 £411 £415
90th Percentile £481 £481 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £416 £438 £513
% change year-on-year -4.91% -14.63% +28.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 936 1,333 1,181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.48% 83.84% 85.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 736 631
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £240 £250 £270
90th Percentile £630 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 46 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £20.88 £13.66 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.82% -2.43% +8.17%
10th Percentile £13.25 £9.26 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £18.75 £17.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.58 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +83.28% -9.38% +8.33%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Milton Keynes

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Milton Keynes

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Load Balancing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) PaaS
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) PaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) IaaS
3 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) SailPoint
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) API Design
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) ES6
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCDBA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) CyberArk
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto