The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank - 32 31
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire - 1.42% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.83% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £365 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +43.33%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 145 164 190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 80.56% 77.36% 77.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 89 129
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.07% +85.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.81 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £42.40 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in North Yorkshire