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 3 months to 23 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 91 92
Rank change year-on-year +20 +1  
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 19 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.55% 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.65% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
Median daily rate £519 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.87% -8.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £380 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +7.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -2.50%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1050 1076 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.78% 84.13% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 717 575
Median daily rate £435 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 5 - - 1
Camberley - 3 £450 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £423 -
Reigate -9 1 £475 +5.55%
Staines - 1 £513 - 1
Egham - 1 £450 -
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (56.25%) Unix
3 18 (56.25%) SAN
4 17 (53.13%) Red Hat
5 16 (50.00%) Veritas
5 16 (50.00%) Finance
5 16 (50.00%) NAS
6 15 (46.88%) NFS
6 15 (46.88%) Solaris
7 14 (43.75%) NetApp
8 13 (40.63%) Brocade
8 13 (40.63%) Veritas File System
8 13 (40.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (37.50%) Firewall
10 11 (34.38%) NetBackup
10 11 (34.38%) EMC
10 11 (34.38%) Oracle
11 10 (31.25%) Windows
11 10 (31.25%) Nagios
12 9 (28.13%) Symantec
12 9 (28.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (28.13%) Sun
12 9 (28.13%) VPN
12 9 (28.13%) DNS
13 8 (25.00%) Perl
13 8 (25.00%) FTP
13 8 (25.00%) EMC Navisphere
13 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) SAN
2 16 (50.00%) NAS
3 12 (37.50%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) DNS
4 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 8 (25.00%) FTP
5 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 8 (25.00%) SSH
6 5 (15.63%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (9.38%) BGP
7 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (9.38%) HTTP
7 3 (9.38%) IPsec
7 3 (9.38%) Skype
7 3 (9.38%) SSL
7 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.25%) Internet
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) SAN Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) SAN Storage Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) NetApp Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) Flash
1 2 (6.25%) Java EE
1 2 (6.25%) LAMP
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) YAML
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) EDI
2 1 (3.13%) EDIFACT
2 1 (3.13%) JMS
2 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (18.75%) EMC VNX
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (56.25%) Unix
4 15 (46.88%) Solaris
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 4 (12.50%) HPUX
7 3 (9.38%) AIX
8 2 (6.25%) CentOS
8 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (25.00%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Network Packet Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Release Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Security Hardening
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Network Packet Capture
7 1 (3.13%) People Management
7 1 (3.13%) SDLC
7 1 (3.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Perl
2 4 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.13%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) NFS
2 13 (40.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (40.63%) Veritas File System
3 8 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (9.38%) ProxySG
6 3 (9.38%) vSphere
7 2 (6.25%) iptables
8 1 (3.13%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) NetBackup
2 10 (31.25%) Nagios
3 9 (28.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (25.00%) EMC Navisphere
4 8 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (15.63%) Puppet
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (9.38%) Ansible
8 3 (9.38%) BladeLogic
8 3 (9.38%) vCenter Server
8 3 (9.38%) vRealize
9 2 (6.25%) CFEngine
9 2 (6.25%) Control-M
9 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
9 2 (6.25%) logstash
9 2 (6.25%) Netcool
9 2 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Red Hat
2 16 (50.00%) Veritas
3 14 (43.75%) NetApp
4 13 (40.63%) Brocade
5 11 (34.38%) EMC
5 11 (34.38%) Oracle
6 9 (28.13%) Sun
6 9 (28.13%) Symantec
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) VMware
9 4 (12.50%) HP
10 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
10 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
10 3 (9.38%) BMC
10 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
10 3 (9.38%) Cisco
10 3 (9.38%) F5
10 3 (9.38%) IBM
10 3 (9.38%) Juniper
10 3 (9.38%) Splunk
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-Net
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