The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 50 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.07% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.26% 0.78% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £44.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +69.23%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
184 129 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.68% 23.29% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 65 92
Median daily rate £358 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £160 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 16 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £32.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £60.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +7 5 - -
Clustering
East of England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) Kerberos
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) PKI
4 4 (50.00%) WSUS
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) OAuth
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) LDAP
5 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SAML
5 3 (37.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) DTS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Identity Management Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) OAuth
1 3 (37.50%) SAML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Database Security
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
2 2 (25.00%) OCP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
2 3 (37.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle