The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank - 51 40
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 0.18% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £233 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 347 469 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 87.19% 83.90% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 245 170
Median daily rate £368 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Median hourly rate £19.99 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.93% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Nottinghamshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Load Balancing in Nottinghamshire

Load Balancing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk