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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 53 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.66% 1.14% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 3.95% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £308 £306 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% -9.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £355 £346
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.90%
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
202 253 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.44% 28.88% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 120 113
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £33.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.72% +92.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £65.75 £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 15 (53.57%) AIX
2 14 (50.00%) IBM
3 13 (46.43%) Unix
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
8 7 (25.00%) DB2
8 7 (25.00%) Citrix
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) Replication
9 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (21.43%) High Availability
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
10 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (14.29%) MCSE
11 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 4 (14.29%) ETL
11 4 (14.29%) HTTP

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 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) DB2
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.71%) DTS
5 3 (10.71%) OLAP
5 3 (10.71%) OLTP
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) StarTeam
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) DBA
2 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
2 5 (17.86%) Unix Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Unix Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Development DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Scripter
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) AIX
2 13 (46.43%) Unix
3 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) High Availability
2 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) ETL
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Database Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) ETL Development
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Korn
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (3.57%) AWK
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCSE
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) MCSA
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.71%) PowerHA
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) TIBCO