Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 January 2019 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 > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 99 93
Rank change year-on-year -40 -6 +31
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 21 45 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.68% 1.63% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.92% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 17
Surrey median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +28.38%
10th Percentile £456 £360 £263
90th Percentile £589 £631 £543
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £379
% change year-on-year +11.76% +12.21% -3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,741 2,338 1,708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.71% 84.50% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,934 1,660 1,098
Surrey median daily rate £475 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 91
Surrey median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% +40.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.00 £12.13
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.41% +6.76% -21.05%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Surrey

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Surrey

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Load Balancing in Surrey

Load Balancing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Load Balancing in Surrey

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Reigate +8 12 £488 +14.71% 1
Godalming - 2 £375 -
Redhill 0 1 £550 +15.79%
Guildford - 1 - - 2
Leatherhead - 1 £600 -
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 12 (57.14%) OOP
2 12 (57.14%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) Python
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 12 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 12 (57.14%) Scrum
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Ajax
2 12 (57.14%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) jQuery
2 12 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 12 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 12 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 12 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 12 (57.14%) SDLC
2 12 (57.14%) SDET
2 12 (57.14%) Database Optimisation
2 12 (57.14%) PyCharm
3 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) CCNP

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) HTTP
3 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
3 2 (9.52%) IPsec
3 2 (9.52%) Junos
3 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) NX-OS
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) VSAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 12 (57.14%) PyCharm
1 12 (57.14%) Selenium
1 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 12 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 2 (9.52%) AutoIt
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Developer in Test
1 12 (57.14%) Senior Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Senior Test Automation Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 12 (57.14%) Senior Test Engineer
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation Engineer
1 12 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) CyberArk Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Ajax
1 12 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 2 (9.52%) OAuth
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) SAML
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) Database Optimisation
1 12 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 12 (57.14%) OO
1 12 (57.14%) OOP
1 12 (57.14%) Scrum
1 12 (57.14%) SDET
1 12 (57.14%) SDLC
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 12 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
2 2 (9.52%) DevOps
2 2 (9.52%) High Availability
2 2 (9.52%) Network Design
2 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Python
2 12 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCDA
2 2 (9.52%) CCDP
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) CCSA
2 2 (9.52%) CCSE
2 2 (9.52%) JNCIE
2 2 (9.52%) JNCIP
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Avaya
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) CyberArk
3 2 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
3 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
3 2 (9.52%) Veeam
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle