The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 59 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Clustering 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.11% 0.17% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% 0.69% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+20.37% +3.84%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
132 144 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.31% 24.00% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 85
Average daily rate £355 £374 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £187 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 26
Average hourly rate £26.75 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Clustering
East of England

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £488 - 3
Peterborough - 3 - -
Huntingdon +7 1 - -
Clustering
East of England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (53.33%) Solaris
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) J2SE
5 7 (46.67%) Sun
5 7 (46.67%) UML
5 7 (46.67%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Sybase
5 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (40.00%) OO
6 6 (40.00%) Windows
7 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) DHCP
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) CGI
7 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 5 (33.33%) Perl
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Atlassian

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) CloudStack
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Java Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Wintel Consultant
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Design Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
7 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Specialist
7 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2SE
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) CGI
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
1 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
3 8 (53.33%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) UML
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
1 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Software Deployment
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) XenApp
2 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) collectd
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Sun
2 7 (46.67%) Sybase
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) Mercator
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) Foundry
7 1 (6.67%) Akamai
7 1 (6.67%) Percona
7 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
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