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 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 111 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Clustering 17 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.75% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 2.57% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 19
Average daily rate £388 £345 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £420 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +35.38%
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
724 779 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.65% 29.39% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 436 451
Average daily rate £400 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 72 56
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
Essex +14 7 £315 -25.00%
Hertfordshire 0 6 £395 +5.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 2 - - 4
Suffolk 0 1 - - 1
East Anglia - 1 £375 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle
4 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
5 13 (38.24%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (38.24%) Data Guard
5 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
5 13 (38.24%) High Availability
6 9 (26.47%) Change Control
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
8 7 (20.59%) NetApp
8 7 (20.59%) Replication
8 7 (20.59%) VMware
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) Unix
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
10 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (14.71%) RedGate
10 5 (14.71%) Solaris
10 5 (14.71%) Linux
10 5 (14.71%) CRM
10 5 (14.71%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (11.76%) GlassFish
1 4 (11.76%) JBoss
1 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 4 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) WordPress
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.88%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.94%) DB2
6 1 (2.94%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Ant
1 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.76%) Maven
1 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (14.71%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Legal
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) DBA
2 14 (41.18%) SQL DBA
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (32.35%) Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Production DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Unix DBA
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Ajax
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) Ext JS
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) Java SE
1 4 (11.76%) JAX-WS
1 4 (11.76%) JPA
1 4 (11.76%) jQuery
1 4 (11.76%) JSR 170
1 4 (11.76%) OSGi
1 4 (11.76%) REST
1 4 (11.76%) SAML
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
1 4 (11.76%) Spring
1 4 (11.76%) Spring MVC
1 4 (11.76%) Struts
1 4 (11.76%) TopLink
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
1 4 (11.76%) XHTML
1 4 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) CMDB
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) Unix
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Solaris
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.94%) HPUX
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (38.24%) High Availability
3 9 (26.47%) Change Control
4 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 4 (11.76%) B2C
5 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (11.76%) Information Management
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) User Stories
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.88%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.94%) Case Management
8 1 (2.94%) Database Security
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Data Guard
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) NetApp
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) RedGate
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) CommVault
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.88%) Veeam
6 1 (2.94%) Infor
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
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