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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 75 79 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs citing Clustering 17 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 0.43% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.96% 1.75% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
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£350 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 - £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 £48.25 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+48.46% +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
429 285 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.97% 24.23% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 144 100
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 16
Average hourly rate £21.75 £15.35 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.69% +7.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.95 £67.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

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
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 1 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 +5 15 £350 - 1
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (62.07%) UNIX
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Finance
4 13 (44.83%) VMware
5 12 (41.38%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle
8 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (27.59%) Korn
9 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
9 8 (27.59%) SOAP
9 8 (27.59%) Web Services
9 8 (27.59%) AIX
9 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
9 8 (27.59%) Solaris
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 7 (24.14%) Intel
10 7 (24.14%) SAN
10 7 (24.14%) Windows NT
10 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (24.14%) Change Management
10 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
11 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.69%) Veritas
11 6 (20.69%) SLA

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) NAS
2 4 (13.79%) HTTP
2 4 (13.79%) SSL
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) SSH
5 1 (3.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) OLTP
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) DB2
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Introscope
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) DBA
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
6 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) SOAP
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (13.79%) JNDI
3 4 (13.79%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) JDBC
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) J2EE
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware
4 2 (6.90%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) HACMP
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) UNIX
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) AIX
4 8 (27.59%) Solaris
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (24.14%) Windows NT
5 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (10.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) HPUX
7 3 (10.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (24.14%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) High Availability
4 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
4 4 (13.79%) Garbage Collection
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) Korn
2 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.79%) Jython
3 4 (13.79%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Bourne shell
4 2 (6.90%) C
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) GPFS
3 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
3 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
3 3 (10.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.90%) NFS
4 2 (6.90%) Firmware
5 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) CA Wily
1 5 (17.24%) BladeLogic
1 5 (17.24%) SCOM
2 3 (10.34%) YaST
3 2 (6.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle
4 7 (24.14%) Intel
5 6 (20.69%) Veritas
5 6 (20.69%) TIBCO
6 5 (17.24%) Symantec
7 4 (13.79%) Akamai
7 4 (13.79%) IBM
8 3 (10.34%) Citrix
8 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.34%) NetApp
9 2 (6.90%) Sun
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