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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 92 85 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Clustering 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 1.15% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
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£425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.77%
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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
473 436 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.43% 28.63% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 233 203
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £224 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 29
Average hourly rate £18.52 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.96 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £54.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

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 3 September 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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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
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £375 +7.14% 3
Leicestershire - 3 - - 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £425 -
Derbyshire -3 1 - - 3
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (31.43%) Change Management
5 11 (31.43%) VMware
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (25.71%) SQL
7 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
8 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.86%) SAN
8 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
9 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.00%) PBX
9 7 (20.00%) VoIP
9 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.14%) CTI
10 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
10 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
10 6 (17.14%) UNIX
10 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.14%) DNS
10 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (14.29%) F5
11 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
11 5 (14.29%) PowerShell

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) JBoss
4 3 (8.57%) Apache
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (8.57%) iPlanet
5 2 (5.71%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (5.71%) Lync
5 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.71%) MQSeries
5 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.86%) nginx
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Teamcenter
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) PBX
2 7 (20.00%) VoIP
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 6 (17.14%) CTI
4 4 (11.43%) Firewall
4 4 (11.43%) VLAN
5 3 (8.57%) LDAP
5 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
5 3 (8.57%) NAS
5 3 (8.57%) FCoE
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.86%) Skype
7 1 (2.86%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) DB2 UDB
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) DBA
2 8 (22.86%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (14.29%) VoIP Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) WSH
3 1 (2.86%) XMPP
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) Symfony
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.14%) UNIX
6 5 (14.29%) Solaris
6 5 (14.29%) Linux
7 4 (11.43%) AIX
8 3 (8.57%) HPUX
8 3 (8.57%) SUSE
9 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.86%) CentOS
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Change Management
2 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
3 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) High Availability
7 3 (8.57%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.86%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Korn
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) C-shell
3 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Delphi
6 1 (2.86%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Samba
5 3 (8.57%) KVM
6 2 (5.71%) Squid
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.86%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.86%) Docker
7 1 (2.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
2 2 (5.71%) OpenView
2 2 (5.71%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Pacemaker
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.29%) F5
5 4 (11.43%) Sun
6 3 (8.57%) Altiris
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) EMC
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) Veritas
6 3 (8.57%) PlateSpin
7 2 (5.71%) Opsware
7 2 (5.71%) Cognos
8 1 (2.86%) BMC
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Google
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