Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 12 December 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.

Load Balancing
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 27 46
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 +10
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.46% 3.64% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 4.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 2
Warrington median daily rate - £535 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.67% +87.50%
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -15.00% +8.11% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 186 224 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 85.71% 81.45% 88.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 151 266
Warrington median daily rate £363 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £197 £155 £225
90th Percentile £571 £663 £694
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 7
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £11.71 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +198.89% -21.93% -11.76%
10th Percentile £13.99 £8.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £33.40 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.42 £20.14
% change year-on-year +13.49% -23.45% +13.35%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Warrington

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Warrington

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware