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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 69 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% 0.55% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 2.06% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -20.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £27.13
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -12.44%
Clustering
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
288 243 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.41% 26.79% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 181 107
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 7
Median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £100.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) Failover Clustering
3 14 (70.00%) SAN
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Unix
5 10 (50.00%) Ingres
5 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (50.00%) SCCM
5 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
5 10 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (45.00%) Server Patching
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (40.00%) DNS
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (35.00%) Client/Server
8 7 (35.00%) Sun
9 6 (30.00%) Data Management
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) SAN
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) Ingres
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DBA
2 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 9 (45.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Ingres DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Client/Server
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Unix
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 9 (45.00%) Server Patching
3 6 (30.00%) Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Security Hardening
5 3 (15.00%) Server Building
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) Failover Clustering
2 10 (50.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Sun
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas