The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 37 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.31% 1.43% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.67% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +48.14%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
74 68 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.13% 24.29% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 54
Average daily rate £400 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 19
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
2 1 (33.33%) Alias