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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 85 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 2.24% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
- -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +25.00%
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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
331 313 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.74% 25.14% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 185 92
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £235 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 3
Average hourly rate £39.50 £25.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.00% +101.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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
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 29 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) zOS
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) NAS

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) zOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) EMC