The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 32 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.96% 1.40% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 4.76% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -10.00%
Clustering
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 63 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 35.10% 29.44% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 23
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £11.21 £10.50 £56.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% -81.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby 0 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 - - 1
Clustering
East Midlands

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Squid
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Korn
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) WSUS
4 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) C-shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Sun