Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Network Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 6 months to 21 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.

Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 202 211
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 -32
Contract jobs citing Network Load Balancing 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.022% 0.074% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.088% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Yorkshire median daily rate - £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +71.43% +14.75%
England median daily rate £420 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +29.23% -13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Network 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3706 4538 5120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.36% 84.08% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2955 3510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 130 179
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £34.41
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in Yorkshire

Network Load Balancing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Load Balancing in Yorkshire

Network Load Balancing
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Network Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless

Network Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco