The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 95 122 99
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -23
Contract jobs citing Clustering 15 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 0.41% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 1.23% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 15
Median daily rate £275 £405 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.09% +10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £520 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £342 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +41.81%
Clustering
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
547 733 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.07% 33.35% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 441 411
Median daily rate £380 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £251 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £558 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 59 49
Median hourly rate £16.18 £24.85 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.89% +89.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +2 7 £250 -54.12%
Southampton +6 2 £319 +38.58%
Hook - 1 £275 -
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 14 (53.85%) HP
4 14 (53.85%) Linux
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (46.15%) vSphere
6 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
8 10 (38.46%) Citrix
8 10 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (38.46%) JBoss
8 10 (38.46%) DNS
8 10 (38.46%) DHCP
9 9 (34.62%) XenApp
10 8 (30.77%) Smart Meter
10 8 (30.77%) SAN
10 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
10 8 (30.77%) ITIL
11 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
11 7 (26.92%) Veritas
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (26.92%) Sophos
11 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
11 7 (26.92%) SCOM
12 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (23.08%) Change Management
12 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
12 6 (23.08%) SQL

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (38.46%) JBoss
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
3 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) DHCP
1 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 8 (30.77%) SAN
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) SNMP
5 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
5 3 (11.54%) WAN
6 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 2 (7.69%) MPLS
6 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 2 (7.69%) SSL
6 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.69%) Gradle
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (3.85%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (11.54%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Unix Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Server Support
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Smart Meter
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
9 3 (11.54%) AIX
10 2 (7.69%) Unix
10 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
11 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
3 5 (19.23%) Korn
3 5 (19.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) vSphere
3 9 (34.62%) XenApp
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (19.23%) Firmware
5 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (15.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (26.92%) SCOM
3 5 (19.23%) EdgeSight
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (19.23%) SafeCom
4 4 (15.38%) SCCM
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (7.69%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
6 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (3.85%) Netcool
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) HP
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Citrix
5 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 7 (26.92%) Sophos
6 7 (26.92%) Veritas
7 5 (19.23%) F5
8 4 (15.38%) Symantec
9 2 (7.69%) EMC
9 2 (7.69%) Informatica
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (7.69%) Varonis
9 2 (7.69%) Wyse
10 1 (3.85%) BT
10 1 (3.85%) IBM
10 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
10 1 (3.85%) IronPort