Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 20 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 83 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13 -16
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 0.28% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.32% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Oxford median daily rate - £300 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.66% -2.15%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £280 £350
% change year-on-year +87.50% -20.00% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 639 618 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.30% 87.29% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 474 456
Oxford median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £320 £188 £226
90th Percentile £588 £538 £516
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.59 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.60 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +55.17%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Oxford

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSR 168
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Personalization

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) JSR 168
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle