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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 63 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Contract jobs citing Clustering 12 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.43% 3.04% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.66% 9.88% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 0
Median daily rate £375 £518 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +23.47%
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
328 425 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 39.05% 30.75% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 210 162
Median daily rate £425 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £9.23 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.90 £30.00 £26.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 12 £375 -33.33%
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 12 (66.67%) IBM
3 10 (55.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (55.56%) SSL
3 10 (55.56%) Jython
3 10 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (55.56%) JDBC
3 10 (55.56%) SOAP
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) HTTP
3 10 (55.56%) JNDI
3 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 10 (55.56%) Korn
3 10 (55.56%) CA Wily
3 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 10 (55.56%) High Availability
3 10 (55.56%) Garbage Collection
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) Introscope
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
7 4 (22.22%) Apache
7 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
8 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) HTTP
1 10 (55.56%) SSL
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) ADSL
3 3 (16.67%) DMZ
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) VoIP
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) WLAN
4 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Introscope
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
2 9 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Voice Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) DB2 Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 10 (55.56%) JDBC
2 10 (55.56%) JNDI
2 10 (55.56%) SOAP
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Garbage Collection
1 10 (55.56%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
1 10 (55.56%) Jython
1 10 (55.56%) Korn
1 10 (55.56%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) CA Wily
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam
4 1 (5.56%) VMware