The table below looks at the statistics for Cluster Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cluster Analysis over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cluster Analysis
UK / England
Rank 562 595 568
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -27
Contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.024% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £182 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £650 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £215 -
% change year-on-year
+120.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33619 38152 36402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.04% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22424 25073 23863
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1113 967
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Cluster Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cluster Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cluster Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cluster Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cluster Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Cluster Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Cluster Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cluster Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
London +5 2 £500 -23.07% 1
East Midlands - 2 £350 -
South West +13 1 £300 -7.69%
Cluster Analysis
UK

Cluster Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cluster Analysis 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 England region with a requirement for Cluster Analysis.

1 8 (57.14%) Python
1 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 7 (50.00%) R
3 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 5 (35.71%) Text Mining
4 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
5 4 (28.57%) HBase
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) SAS
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) SPSS
6 3 (21.43%) Pandas
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Matplotlib
6 3 (21.43%) NumPy
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source

Cluster Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 3 (21.43%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (35.71%) Text Mining
3 4 (28.57%) HBase
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (7.14%) Mahout
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Statistician
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Matplotlib
1 3 (21.43%) NumPy
1 3 (21.43%) Pandas
2 1 (7.14%) D3.js
2 1 (7.14%) Lucene
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 2 (14.29%) Statistics
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.14%) Neural Network
4 1 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
2 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (14.29%) ANOVA
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (7.14%) Game Theory
6 1 (7.14%) Linear Regression
6 1 (7.14%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) R
3 5 (35.71%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Minitab
2 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Teradata