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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 51 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Clustering 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.18% 0.64% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 2.67% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £170 £448 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.01% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +3.44%
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
155 75 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.64% 23.96% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 59 39
Average daily rate £325 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.88 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.12% +36.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Clustering
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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Server Building
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) NHS
7 1 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
7 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (14.29%) Service Management
7 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Replication
7 1 (14.29%) VMware

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Server Building
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Connectus
Rate: £150 - £190 per day
Posted: 6 days ago