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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 49 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -15
Contract jobs citing Clustering 39 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.24% 0.77% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.92% 2.91% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 8
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£389 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £38.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-38.70% +55.00%
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
437 344 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 36.27% 26.54% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 173 121
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £485 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 22
Average hourly rate £14.60 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.58% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +22 33 £389 - 2
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (46.43%) UNIX
2 24 (42.86%) SQL
3 23 (41.07%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) Windows
5 21 (37.50%) Finance
5 21 (37.50%) VMware
6 20 (35.71%) Oracle
7 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 18 (32.14%) High Availability
8 17 (30.36%) AIX
9 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 13 (23.21%) Bash Shell
11 13 (23.21%) Korn
11 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (23.21%) TIBCO
11 13 (23.21%) DB2
12 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
13 11 (19.64%) SCOM
13 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (17.86%) Veritas
14 10 (17.86%) Symantec
14 10 (17.86%) DB2 UDB
14 10 (17.86%) VMware ESX
14 10 (17.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
15 9 (16.07%) Change Management
15 9 (16.07%) TIBCO EMS

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
1 5 (8.93%) Lync
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) SAN
2 4 (7.14%) SSL
2 4 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) HTTPS
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) Broadband
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) DB2
3 10 (17.86%) DB2 UDB
4 8 (14.29%) MySQL
5 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
7 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Introscope
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Spanish Language
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Administrator
2 9 (16.07%) DBA
3 7 (12.50%) Consultant
3 7 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) DB2 DBA
4 5 (8.93%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) UNIX Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.57%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Database Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) TIBCO EMS
2 8 (14.29%) SOAP
2 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 5 (8.93%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (7.14%) Middleware
4 4 (7.14%) X-Windows
4 4 (7.14%) JNDI
4 4 (7.14%) REST
4 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 4 (7.14%) J2EE
4 4 (7.14%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.29%) HACMP
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) LPAR
4 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) UNIX
2 23 (41.07%) Linux
3 22 (39.29%) Windows
4 17 (30.36%) AIX
5 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (16.07%) Solaris
6 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.93%) VMS
9 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
9 3 (5.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) High Availability
2 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (16.07%) Change Management
4 8 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) CRM
6 5 (8.93%) Data Migration
6 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
8 3 (5.36%) Server Hardening
8 3 (5.36%) Patch Management
8 3 (5.36%) Release Management
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 13 (23.21%) Korn
2 13 (23.21%) Bash Shell
3 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.14%) VB
6 4 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) Jython
7 3 (5.36%) sed
7 3 (5.36%) AWK
7 3 (5.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.86%) VMware ESX
3 10 (17.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 5 (8.93%) Veritas File System
6 4 (7.14%) vSphere
6 4 (7.14%) UAG
7 2 (3.57%) GPFS
7 2 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) SCOM
2 8 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (8.93%) CA Wily
3 5 (8.93%) OpenView
3 5 (8.93%) Tivoli
3 5 (8.93%) OVSD
4 4 (7.14%) SCCM
5 1 (1.79%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) VMware
2 20 (35.71%) Oracle
3 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.21%) TIBCO
5 10 (17.86%) Symantec
5 10 (17.86%) Veritas
6 9 (16.07%) IBM
7 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.93%) HP
8 5 (8.93%) EMC
8 5 (8.93%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.14%) Akamai
10 3 (5.36%) Intel
11 2 (3.57%) NetApp
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