Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 July 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 90 80
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.43% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.54% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Oxfordshire median daily rate - £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.71% -30.00%
South East median daily rate £450 £375 £348
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.91% -13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 15
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £35.00
South East median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +34.62%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 982 928 1206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.31% 79.73% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 687 819
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £256 £222 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 64
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £19.75 £17.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.49% -11.54% +39.29%
10th Percentile £12.11 £13.82 £9.10
90th Percentile £74.50 £40.43 £39.70
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +6.51%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Load Balancing in Oxfordshire