Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 82 70
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 -16
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.05% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 - £225
10th Percentile £301 - £213
90th Percentile £435 - £238
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £225
% change year-on-year +8.33% +33.33% -47.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 811 847 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.55% 85.47% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 443 509
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £228
90th Percentile £563 £558 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 20
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.75 £14.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -13.27% -13.53%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.47 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £23.60 £48.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Load Balancing in Nottinghamshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +8 10 £325 - 2
Load Balancing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 9 (90.00%) Unix
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) iPlanet
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 6 (60.00%) AIX
3 6 (60.00%) HPUX
3 6 (60.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (60.00%) Apache
3 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Sun
4 5 (50.00%) J2EE
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
4 5 (50.00%) SUSE
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas

Load Balancing
Co-occurring 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 6 (60.00%) Apache
1 6 (60.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) FCoE
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 6 (60.00%) HPUX
2 6 (60.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) SUSE
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Server Building
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) C-shell
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) Samba
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) F5
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) PlateSpin
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Borland
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Opsware