Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 November 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 60 56
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +8
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 9 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.23% 0.60% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.73% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 12
Swindon median daily rate £375 £500 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +35.14% +23.33%
10th Percentile £321 £439 £318
90th Percentile £550 £553 £488
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £500 £370
% change year-on-year -25.00% +35.14% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 613 551 696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 83.63% 82.12% 79.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 410 525
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.15%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +23.55% -25.09%
10th Percentile £12.10 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £44.60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -19.50% +13.57% +25.00%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Swindon

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Swindon

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Swindon over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Load Balancing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Electronics
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) DSDM
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) Docker
4 3 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
4 3 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (22.22%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Jetty
2 1 (11.11%) Mongrel
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 3 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (33.33%) Route 53
1 3 (33.33%) Serverless
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Google App Engine
2 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) IPsec
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
3 1 (11.11%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
2 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
3 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) CentOS
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) DSDM
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) GlusterFS
2 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Xen
3 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 2 (22.22%) Nagios
3 2 (22.22%) OSSEC
3 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) F5
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) New Relic
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia