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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 42 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.33% 3.16% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 10.98% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £200 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -48.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
Clustering
South Wales

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
63 82 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.59% 28.77% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 60 50
Median daily rate £313 £308 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £182 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Clustering
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

Clustering
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

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) Server Building
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) NHS
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) MCSE
7 1 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) VMware

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago