The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 112 129 83
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -46
Contract jobs citing Clustering 22 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.47% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% 1.83% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 16
Average daily rate
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£275 £406 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £316 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £483 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
- -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +25.00%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
778 766 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.64% 25.58% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 424 321
Average daily rate £363 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.68% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 66 79
Average hourly rate £36.50 £27.24 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.01% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.25 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Hertfordshire 0 9 £350 - 4
Essex +5 8 £420 +5.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £250 -47.36% 4
Suffolk +9 2 £250 +5.26%
Norfolk - 2 £250 - 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 11 (28.95%) Citrix
4 11 (28.95%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle
5 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (23.68%) Open Source
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.68%) Web Services
7 8 (21.05%) UNIX
7 8 (21.05%) MCSE
7 8 (21.05%) IIS
7 8 (21.05%) SQL
7 8 (21.05%) MySQL
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 8 (21.05%) Spring
7 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
8 7 (18.42%) Firewall
8 7 (18.42%) Finance
8 7 (18.42%) Linux
9 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
9 6 (15.79%) Struts
9 6 (15.79%) LAN
9 6 (15.79%) WAN
9 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (21.05%) IIS
1 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) LAN
2 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
4 4 (10.53%) SAN
4 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
4 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.53%) Internet
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
5 3 (7.89%) DHCP
6 2 (5.26%) LDAP
6 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.26%) FCoE
6 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.26%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.26%) EDRMS
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
1 5 (13.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Architect
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Java Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) Spring
3 6 (15.79%) Struts
4 5 (13.16%) RESTful
4 5 (13.16%) Struts2
4 5 (13.16%) REST
4 5 (13.16%) Java EE
4 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.16%) JMS
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) OSGi
6 1 (2.63%) JPA
6 1 (2.63%) JAX-WS
6 1 (2.63%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.63%) jQuery
6 1 (2.63%) JSR 170
6 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.63%) Java SE
6 1 (2.63%) EclipseLink
6 1 (2.63%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Replication
2 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) HACMP
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) UNIX
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.89%) Solaris
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
8 1 (2.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Open Source
2 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) OWASP
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.26%) Web Testing
7 2 (5.26%) BDD
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) MCSE
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCITP
3 2 (5.26%) CCA
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
6 1 (2.63%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCOM
2 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) Citrix
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.16%) Atlassian
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 3 (7.89%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.63%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.63%) Sybase
7 1 (2.63%) Veritas
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
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