The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.71% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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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 Bracknell region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
106 92 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.59% 41.44% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 16
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Live Communications Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) PDA
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (50.00%) Live Communications Server
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
1 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Storage Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) COM
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) PDA
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) EMC