Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Network Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 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.

Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 192 -
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.018% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.021% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median daily rate - £275 -
England median daily rate £301 £420 £338
% change year-on-year -28.33% +24.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.27 - -

Network 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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,398 4,669 4,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.91% 83.51% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,398 2,945 3,150
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £253 £237
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 197 271
South West median hourly rate £41.68 £35.00 £29.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.08% +18.24% -22.11%
10th Percentile £14.33 £12.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.10 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.66% +2.56% +2.27%

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Network Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in the South West

Network Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Load Balancing in the South West

Network Load Balancing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Load Balancing in the South West