The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 28 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.56% 2.42% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.45% 8.62% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£335 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.34% 28.02% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 47
Average daily rate £388 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £115 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £414 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Clustering across the Basingstoke region.

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Basingstoke region.

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Lync
5 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) IIS
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE
7 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (30.00%) VBScript
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) vSphere
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (20.00%) VCP4
8 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (20.00%) SCCM
8 2 (20.00%) Replication
8 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (20.00%) MCTS

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Lync
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) DMZ
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Extranet
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Server Building
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) vMotion
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) CommVault
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Intel
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco