The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 49 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.88% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% 2.27% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£269 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +43.43%
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South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
60 44 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.19% 17.67% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 33
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £93 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 12
Average hourly rate £43.00 £14.38 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+199.13% -63.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (40.00%) HornetQ
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) User Experience
4 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) JPA
4 4 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (40.00%) Gerrit
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) JMS
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) JBoss
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) EJB
4 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) JPA
1 4 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (40.00%) EJB
1 4 (40.00%) JMS
1 4 (40.00%) HornetQ
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (20.00%) GWT
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) UML
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Micro Focus
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Sun