The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 43 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.60% 0.40% 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 1.67% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
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£448 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.59% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +47.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
100 60 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.12% 23.81% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 32 45
Average daily rate £315 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £259 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £433 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.88 £10.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.75% -34.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.73 £11.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.33 £19.10 £16.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft