The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 65 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing Clustering 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.80% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 1.66% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +43.20%
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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 Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 181 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.91% 23.54% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 129 79
Average daily rate £390 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 13
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +109.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £26.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £47.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (76.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (52.00%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (52.00%) CRM
6 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
6 13 (52.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (52.00%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (52.00%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (52.00%) Lync
7 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (40.00%) Application Packaging
8 10 (40.00%) .NET
9 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (24.00%) VMware
10 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 4 (16.00%) Citrix
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (16.00%) Linux
12 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
12 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
12 4 (16.00%) Reference Data

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (52.00%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
1 13 (52.00%) Lync
2 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.00%) Apache
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.00%) nginx
4 2 (8.00%) Confluence
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) MediaWiki
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (52.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) IPsec
2 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) IPv6
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Hudson
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Architect
2 11 (44.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (24.00%) DBA
4 5 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Change Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Application Packaging
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Reference Data
1 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Wiki
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Debian
3 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (52.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Database Theory
7 1 (4.00%) Relational Database Theory
7 1 (4.00%) Release Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) Samba
5 2 (8.00%) Postfix
5 2 (8.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee
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