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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 102 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Clustering 19 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.77% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% 2.64% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 18
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.95% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +122.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +41.81%
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
708 757 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.38% 29.04% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 401 520
Median daily rate £350 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £588 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 102 72
Median hourly rate £17.75 £25.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +47.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.98 £41.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +7 7 £400 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire +6 5 £400 +60.00% 1
Hertfordshire 0 3 £500 +21.21% 2
Essex -6 3 £225 -25.00% 1
Bedfordshire -2 1 £430 -4.44%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (69.23%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) Windows
4 17 (43.59%) High Availability
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 15 (38.46%) Oracle
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
7 13 (33.33%) IIS
8 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (28.21%) SAN
9 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
10 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (20.51%) Data Guard
12 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
12 8 (20.51%) VMware
12 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
13 7 (17.95%) Middleware
13 7 (17.95%) Replication
13 7 (17.95%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
13 7 (17.95%) Database Security
13 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Clustering

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) SAN
2 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) NAS
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.13%) LDAP
4 2 (5.13%) SSL
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (5.13%) DTS
8 2 (5.13%) MySQL
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.13%) Advertising
1 2 (5.13%) Automotive
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) DBA
2 18 (46.15%) SQL DBA
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Server Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Integration Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Integration Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Migration Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) OAuth
3 2 (5.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.38%) Linux
6 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) High Availability
2 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.95%) Database Security
4 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) Secure Coding
6 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Change Control
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Database Tuning
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Identity Management
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.26%) Line Management
6 4 (10.26%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.82%) PL/SQL
4 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) MCSE
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCDBA
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
3 2 (5.13%) OCP
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Data Guard
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
4 2 (5.13%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco
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