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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 64 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Clustering 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.87% 1.09% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.87% 4.44% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £360 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
181 180 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.43% 24.62% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 78 87
Average daily rate £350 £365 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £154 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 39
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £11.40 £14.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £47.80 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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
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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
Cambridge -10 5 £475 - 2
Peterborough +4 2 £200 -42.85%
Clustering
East of England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (73.33%) UNIX
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (46.67%) J2SE
4 7 (46.67%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Sun
4 7 (46.67%) J2EE
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
5 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) Sybase
7 4 (26.67%) Fat Client

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (26.67%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) CloudStack
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) 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%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Design Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
1 7 (46.67%) J2SE
2 4 (26.67%) CGI
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
1 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) UNIX
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Solaris
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 7 (46.67%) UML
2 7 (46.67%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (46.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Software Deployment
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) XenApp
2 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) collectd
2 1 (6.67%) Opsview
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Sun
3 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) Sybase
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) Mercator
7 2 (13.33%) EMC
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco
8 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.67%) Akamai
8 1 (6.67%) F5
8 1 (6.67%) Percona
8 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
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