The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 28 June 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
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 24
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 0 43 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 9.58% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.21% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 3
Median daily rate - £326 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +71.05% -5.00%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 28 421 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 90.32% 93.76% 89.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 282 47
Median daily rate £395 £321 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.05% -6.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 34 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £44.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Renfrewshire