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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 52 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.96% 0.79% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.41% 3.41% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £313 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +3.44%
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
176 176 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.07% 23.22% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 96 75
Average daily rate £280 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £113 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £49.41 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.31% +1.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) AIX
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) Citrix
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
6 7 (30.43%) Veritas
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 6 (26.09%) IBM
7 6 (26.09%) HACMP
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Banking
7 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (26.09%) GPFS
8 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
8 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (21.74%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 5 (21.74%) MCTS
8 5 (21.74%) MCITP
8 5 (21.74%) SCOM
8 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
8 5 (21.74%) Test Automation

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DHCP
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) DTS
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Ingres
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) HP UFT
1 5 (21.74%) TestDirector
1 5 (21.74%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) HACMP
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) PDA
3 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) AIX
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (26.09%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
7 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.70%) HPUX
10 1 (4.35%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (21.74%) Change Management
2 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) ETL Development
4 1 (4.35%) High Availability
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCITP
1 5 (21.74%) MCSA
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) MCTS
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) GPFS
3 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.04%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (21.74%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (21.74%) Nagios
1 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
1 5 (21.74%) Netcool
1 5 (21.74%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Veritas
4 6 (26.09%) IBM
5 5 (21.74%) McAfee
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
7 2 (8.70%) HP
8 1 (4.35%) Brocade
8 1 (4.35%) EMC
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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