The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank - 23 21
Contract jobs citing Clustering 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.78% 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.85% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +41.81%
Clustering
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39 54 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 35.14% 42.19% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 9
Median daily rate £363 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £15.15 £22.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.66% +33.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Chester