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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 52 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Clustering 13 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.65% 1.29% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.83% 4.91% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
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£120 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.00% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+30.83% +20.00%
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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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
166 163 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.01% 26.25% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 87 112
Average daily rate £375 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.50 £10.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% +48.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.44 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £19.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) DHCP
3 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) SCOM
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
4 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
4 6 (35.29%) MCTS
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Nagios
4 6 (35.29%) Symantec
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 5 (29.41%) Netcool
5 5 (29.41%) Veritas
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) WinRunner
1 4 (23.53%) TestDirector
1 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Server Support
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) Java SE
2 2 (11.76%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.88%) EJB
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) JSP
3 1 (5.88%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Struts
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) UIKit
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) PDA
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) DataPower
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) AIX
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Service Management
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
2 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) MCTS
3 4 (23.53%) MCITP
3 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 4 (23.53%) MCSA
4 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCOM
1 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
1 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
1 6 (35.29%) Nagios
2 5 (29.41%) Netcool
3 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) Symantec
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) Veritas
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) Kony
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Yahoo!
4 1 (5.88%) Google
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