The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank - 53 55
Contract jobs citing Clustering 0 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.94% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.76% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Median daily rate - £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +5.55%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
234 186 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.15% 24.87% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 125 132
Median daily rate £350 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £130 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £94.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -84.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Talend