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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 61 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing Clustering 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.04% 1.92% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
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£375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
- -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.37%
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South West

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
198 156 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.73% 18.98% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 98 62
Average daily rate £375 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £462 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 5
Average hourly rate £36.72 £33.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -21.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.27%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 May 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) LDAP
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Samba
5 5 (33.33%) Debian
5 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (33.33%) Subversion
5 5 (33.33%) iptables
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) Hudson
5 5 (33.33%) MediaWiki
5 5 (33.33%) Jenkins

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) MediaWiki
2 5 (33.33%) nginx
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (13.33%) Lync
5 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LDAP
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) IPv6
2 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) OSPF
2 1 (6.67%) IPsec
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
1 5 (33.33%) Hudson
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DBA
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Change Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Wiki
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Debian
3 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 5 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (6.67%) Database Theory
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCT
3 1 (6.67%) CCEE
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Samba
3 5 (33.33%) iptables
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) Postfix
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
5 2 (13.33%) XenServer
5 2 (13.33%) vSphere
5 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (6.67%) vCloud
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) MOM
3 1 (6.67%) ARCserve
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) McAfee
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