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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 66 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Clustering 19 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.61% 0.78% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.74% 2.85% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £335 £377 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% +3.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £355 £346
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.90%
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
401 456 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.01% 27.21% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 227 170
Median daily rate £413 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £235 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Median hourly rate £13.42 £16.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.65% +4.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £28.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 30 (58.82%) Finance
2 29 (56.86%) Veritas
3 28 (54.90%) Solaris
3 28 (54.90%) Data Centre
4 27 (52.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 25 (49.02%) Law
5 25 (49.02%) Migration
6 24 (47.06%) Unix
7 23 (45.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 23 (45.10%) Veritas File System
8 19 (37.25%) Windows
9 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
10 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
10 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
11 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
11 15 (29.41%) Citrix
12 13 (25.49%) VMware
12 13 (25.49%) VMware ESX
12 13 (25.49%) VBScript
12 13 (25.49%) WSUS
12 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Clustering
13 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (21.57%) XenApp
14 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
14 11 (21.57%) NetScaler
15 8 (15.69%) NetApp
15 8 (15.69%) Client/Server
15 8 (15.69%) Application Packaging
16 6 (11.76%) Web Services

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) NetScaler
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (3.92%) VoIP
3 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) IPsec
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Fiddler
1 2 (3.92%) StarTeam
General
1 30 (58.82%) Finance
2 25 (49.02%) Law
3 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Consultant
2 11 (21.57%) Unix Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (17.65%) Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) Solaris Consultant
6 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) VMware Support Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Administrator
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Solaris Administrator
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 3 (5.88%) OAuth
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (54.90%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Solaris
2 24 (47.06%) Unix
3 19 (37.25%) Windows
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) Linux
6 3 (5.88%) AIX
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) HPUX
8 1 (1.96%) i5/OS
8 1 (1.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Migration
2 8 (15.69%) Application Packaging
3 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.88%) Identity Management
4 3 (5.88%) RAD
4 3 (5.88%) Server Building
5 2 (3.92%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (3.92%) Service Management
5 2 (3.92%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.96%) ETL
6 1 (1.96%) High Availability
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
2 13 (25.49%) VBScript
3 3 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) Ruby
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) VBA
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.92%) MCITP
1 2 (3.92%) MCSA
1 2 (3.92%) MCSE
1 2 (3.92%) MCTS
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) CCNA
2 1 (1.96%) CCNP
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 23 (45.10%) Veritas File System
2 23 (45.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 13 (25.49%) VMware ESX
5 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (21.57%) XenApp
6 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
7 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
8 4 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Clustering
1 13 (25.49%) WSUS
2 3 (5.88%) Nagios
2 3 (5.88%) TADDM
3 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.92%) Netcool
3 2 (3.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Veritas
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (29.41%) Citrix
4 13 (25.49%) VMware
5 8 (15.69%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) EMC
7 3 (5.88%) IBM
7 3 (5.88%) Juniper
8 2 (3.92%) AppSense
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco
8 2 (3.92%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.96%) F5
9 1 (1.96%) Informatica
9 1 (1.96%) Lumension
9 1 (1.96%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TDA Recruitment Ltd
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