The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 55 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Clustering 5 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 1.86% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 6.59% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 6
Median daily rate £285 £294 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% -12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £119 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £341 £350
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
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
208 258 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.68% 28.23% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 124 119
Median daily rate £345 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £224 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.68 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £61.25 £27.25
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 Glasgow

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 18 (60.00%) AIX
2 14 (46.67%) IBM
3 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) Unix
4 12 (40.00%) Windows
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
6 10 (33.33%) Citrix
6 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
8 7 (23.33%) DB2
9 6 (20.00%) MCSE
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (20.00%) Veritas
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) Netcool
9 6 (20.00%) Replication
9 6 (20.00%) High Availability
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
10 5 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.67%) Change Management
10 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) IPsec
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) DB2
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.00%) DTS
5 3 (10.00%) OLAP
5 3 (10.00%) OLTP
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) StarTeam
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Unix Developer
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Unix Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) AIX Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Development DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) AIX
2 13 (43.33%) Unix
3 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) High Availability
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (13.33%) ETL
3 4 (13.33%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) ETL Development
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Coaching
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Server Building
6 1 (3.33%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) Korn
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) AWK
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCSE
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.33%) MCITP
3 4 (13.33%) MCSA
3 4 (13.33%) MCTS
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) PowerHA
3 3 (10.00%) XenApp
3 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Netcool
2 5 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) IBM
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) Veritas
5 5 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.33%) VMware