The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 58 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Contract jobs citing Clustering 26 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.16% 0.73% 2.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.16% 2.91% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 9
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£363 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.37%
Clustering
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
422 309 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 35.08% 25.10% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 164 111
Average daily rate £350 £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.70 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.40 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 21 £375 - 2
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (52.78%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) UNIX
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) Oracle
3 14 (38.89%) High Availability
4 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
4 13 (36.11%) Linux
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.78%) TIBCO
7 10 (27.78%) AIX
7 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
7 10 (27.78%) Korn
8 8 (22.22%) SCOM
8 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 8 (22.22%) SOAP
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (19.44%) Solaris
9 7 (19.44%) DB2
9 7 (19.44%) MySQL
9 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
10 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (16.67%) BusinessWorks

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (13.89%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.11%) Lync
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
1 4 (11.11%) SSL
2 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) DB2
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) DB2 UDB
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.56%) OLTP
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Introscope
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) DBA
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Architect
5 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.33%) UNIX Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Database Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Junior
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) SOAP
1 8 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (11.11%) REST
4 4 (11.11%) JNDI
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (11.11%) J2EE
4 4 (11.11%) JDBC
4 4 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (5.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) HACMP
2 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) UNIX
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) AIX
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Solaris
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) Windows NT
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) High Availability
2 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
3 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 4 (11.11%) CRM
3 4 (11.11%) ETL
3 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Release Management
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 10 (27.78%) Korn
3 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Jython
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (5.56%) GPFS
5 2 (5.56%) UAG
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) SCOM
2 5 (13.89%) CA Wily
2 5 (13.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (8.33%) OpenView
3 3 (8.33%) OVSD
4 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) TIBCO
4 4 (11.11%) Akamai
4 4 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (8.33%) Symantec
5 3 (8.33%) Veritas
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Intel
6 2 (5.56%) NetApp
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