The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 53 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Clustering 3 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.74% 1.76% 2.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.34% 6.29% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £225 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +41.81%
Clustering
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 159 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.76% 27.99% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 73 106
Median daily rate £350 £328 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -19.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +54.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Brentwood +10 1 £300 -
Clustering
East of England

Clustering
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Automotive
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware