Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 26 July 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 89 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing Load Balancing 15 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.13% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.47% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 4
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £363 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +28.89% -6.25%
10th Percentile £237 £321 £263
90th Percentile £523 £394 £324
South West median daily rate £338 £393 £373
% change year-on-year -14.01% +5.37% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1121 1054 1160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 84.67% 79.19% 82.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 721 789
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £260 £263
90th Percentile £576 £575 £546
South West median daily rate £397 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.93% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 31
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +73.40% -19.26%
10th Percentile £25.60 £12.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.90 £40.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +40.00%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Wiltshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Load Balancing in Wiltshire

Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Load Balancing in Wiltshire

Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Swindon +8 10 £313 -21.88% 1
Salisbury - 2 £365 -
Chippenham +3 1 £555 +70.77%
Load Balancing
South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 7 (46.67%) TACACS
5 7 (46.67%) CCNP
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 7 (46.67%) WAN
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 5 (33.33%) ProxySG
7 5 (33.33%) SSL
7 5 (33.33%) Citrix
7 5 (33.33%) Nokia
7 5 (33.33%) C
7 5 (33.33%) ArcSight
7 5 (33.33%) SIEM
7 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
9 3 (20.00%) Security Management
9 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (20.00%) McAfee
9 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Information Security

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
1 1 (6.67%) Route 53
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
3 7 (46.67%) TACACS
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
6 2 (13.33%) 802.11
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (6.67%) IPsec
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Security Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Integration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) SIEM
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Data Encryption
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (20.00%) ISMS
3 3 (20.00%) Network Segmentation
3 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) SANS
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Docker
4 1 (6.67%) GlusterFS
4 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) OSSEC
2 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Nokia
3 3 (20.00%) Aruba
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) McAfee
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) New Relic
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago