The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.37% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£678 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +44.09%
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Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
31 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.23% 18.18% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 17
Average daily rate £495 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £308 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £36.00 £12.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+179.61% -61.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £17.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.35%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) WinRunner
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Netcool
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Micro Focus
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) IBM