The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 28 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing Clustering 19 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 7.76% 14.08% 12.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.67% 27.03% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 17
Median daily rate £320 £328 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £304 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £343 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +23.47%
Clustering
Renfrewshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
150 37 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 61.22% 52.11% 61.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 23 78
Median daily rate £321 £340 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £299 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 35 (81.40%) SQL
3 34 (79.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
5 31 (72.09%) Citrix
6 28 (65.12%) Windows
7 22 (51.16%) MCSE
7 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
8 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
9 20 (46.51%) Veritas
9 20 (46.51%) Netcool
9 20 (46.51%) VMware
10 19 (44.19%) MCTS
11 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
12 16 (37.21%) MCSA
12 16 (37.21%) AIX
12 16 (37.21%) Windows XP
12 16 (37.21%) Change Management
12 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (37.21%) Intel Security
12 16 (37.21%) MCITP
12 16 (37.21%) Software Testing
12 16 (37.21%) ISTQB
12 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
12 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
12 16 (37.21%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
13 14 (32.56%) Smoke Testing
14 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 (30.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) SAN
2 6 (13.95%) DHCP
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) SMTP
4 4 (9.30%) IPsec
4 4 (9.30%) NAS
4 4 (9.30%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) HP UFT
1 8 (18.60%) StarTeam
1 8 (18.60%) TestDirector
1 8 (18.60%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Integration Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Test Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Engineering Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
3 8 (18.60%) PDA
4 5 (11.63%) PKI
5 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (37.21%) AIX
3 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (37.21%) Windows XP
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
6 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
7 4 (9.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Change Management
1 16 (37.21%) Software Testing
2 14 (32.56%) Smoke Testing
2 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
3 12 (27.91%) ITIL
4 9 (20.93%) High Availability
5 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
6 7 (16.28%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (13.95%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Validation
9 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.30%) Server Building
9 4 (9.30%) Software Distribution
10 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
11 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
11 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
11 1 (2.33%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
2 6 (13.95%) VBScript
3 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (79.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (51.16%) MCSE
2 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
3 19 (44.19%) MCTS
4 16 (37.21%) ISTQB
4 16 (37.21%) MCITP
4 16 (37.21%) MCSA
4 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
5 10 (23.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
3 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (18.60%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) Netcool
2 16 (37.21%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (18.60%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (11.63%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (11.63%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (11.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (11.63%) SCCM
5 5 (11.63%) SCOM
5 5 (11.63%) SCVMM
5 5 (11.63%) WSUS
6 4 (9.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.33%) OpenView
7 1 (2.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 31 (72.09%) Citrix
3 20 (46.51%) Veritas
3 20 (46.51%) VMware
4 16 (37.21%) Intel Security
5 12 (27.91%) HP
6 5 (11.63%) arcserve
6 5 (11.63%) CA
6 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
7 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
7 4 (9.30%) AppSense
7 4 (9.30%) Brocade
7 4 (9.30%) Lumension
7 4 (9.30%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) Lotus
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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