The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 89 70 91
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing Clustering 5 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 1.21% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 4.40% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate £410 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +9.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +3.44%
Clustering
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
454 386 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.60% 27.40% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 210 194
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 35
Average hourly rate £15.38 £16.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.20% +9.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.98 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.25 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Derbyshire -11 4 £412 +26.76%
Nottinghamshire -17 1 £400 +3.22% 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Change Management
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (50.00%) IIS
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) IBM
6 8 (44.44%) HP
6 8 (44.44%) Dell
6 8 (44.44%) EMC
6 8 (44.44%) SAN
6 8 (44.44%) Problem Management
6 8 (44.44%) SCCM
7 7 (38.89%) Retail
7 7 (38.89%) Altiris
7 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
7 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
7 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Security Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) WSH
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) SUSE
4 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (55.56%) Change Management
3 8 (44.44%) Problem Management
4 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
4 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
4 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Dell
3 8 (44.44%) EMC
3 8 (44.44%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) IBM
4 7 (38.89%) Altiris
5 4 (22.22%) Veritas
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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