The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 40 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% - 3.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% - 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
51 41 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.18% 14.96% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 49
Average daily rate £325 £318 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 3
Average hourly rate £31.50 £33.15 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% +10.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £15.55 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Spiceworks
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Spiceworks
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft