The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 61 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Clustering 32 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.26% 1.10% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.12% 4.39% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 0
Average daily rate £330 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +1.69%
Clustering
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
394 342 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.77% 25.17% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 191 126
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £41.50 £16.00 £14.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.37% +11.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 20 (54.05%) Unix
2 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
3 17 (45.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (43.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 16 (43.24%) Veritas File System
4 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
4 16 (43.24%) Solaris
4 16 (43.24%) Law
4 16 (43.24%) Veritas
5 14 (37.84%) Migration
6 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
6 13 (35.14%) Windows
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
9 8 (21.62%) XenApp
9 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (21.62%) Citrix
10 6 (16.22%) SQL
10 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
10 6 (16.22%) VBScript
10 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
10 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
11 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (13.51%) AppSense
11 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (13.51%) SCOM
11 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
11 5 (13.51%) Replication
12 4 (10.81%) VMware

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
2 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.41%) LDAP
3 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Mockito
2 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Consultant
2 9 (24.32%) Unix Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Solaris Consultant
4 7 (18.92%) Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) DBA
5 6 (16.22%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) SQL DBA
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Security Project Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) Java EE
2 1 (2.70%) JPA
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) JSF
2 1 (2.70%) JSP
2 1 (2.70%) JSTL
2 1 (2.70%) OAuth
2 1 (2.70%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) Servlets
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.70%) Spring Security
2 1 (2.70%) STL
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.51%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) PMI
4 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.41%) CMDB
4 2 (5.41%) iSeries
4 2 (5.41%) Tandem
5 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Unix
2 16 (43.24%) Solaris
3 13 (35.14%) Windows
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.41%) OpenVMS
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) zOS
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Migration
2 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.81%) Application Packaging
4 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) RAD
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
2 6 (16.22%) VBScript
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 16 (43.24%) Veritas File System
2 16 (43.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (21.62%) XenApp
5 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCOM
2 4 (10.81%) WSUS
3 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) TADDM
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Veritas
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) AppSense
5 4 (10.81%) Symantec
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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