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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 87 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Clustering 31 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 1.52% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.07% 5.20% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 14
Average daily rate £350 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £263 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £427 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £48.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.82% +48.46%
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
611 654 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.37% 29.26% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 384 360
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 29
Average hourly rate £38.50 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.11% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £41.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -5 5 £525 +40.00%
Southampton +15 4 £395 +43.63% 3
Hook +1 3 - -
Portsmouth 0 2 £290 +5.45%
Farnborough +4 1 - -
Havant +1 1 - -
Basingstoke -8 1 £425 +44.68% 3
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Linux
3 20 (44.44%) Oracle
4 19 (42.22%) VMware
5 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
5 17 (37.78%) SQL
5 17 (37.78%) AIX
5 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
5 17 (37.78%) Veritas
6 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.67%) ITIL
7 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 12 (26.67%) Firewall
8 11 (24.44%) Citrix
8 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
9 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (20.00%) Cisco
10 9 (20.00%) SAN
10 9 (20.00%) Perl
10 9 (20.00%) Unix
10 9 (20.00%) Solaris
11 8 (17.78%) Finance
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
12 7 (15.56%) Office 365
12 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
12 7 (15.56%) HP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.11%) JBoss
3 4 (8.89%) IIS
3 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.56%) Office 365
3 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) IPsec
3 6 (13.33%) SSL
4 5 (11.11%) NAS
4 5 (11.11%) tcpdump
5 4 (8.89%) DHCP
6 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 3 (6.67%) WAN
7 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.44%) LAN
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.22%) MySQL
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Artifactory
1 5 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (11.11%) Gradle
1 5 (11.11%) Maven
1 5 (11.11%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (2.22%) Toad
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (13.33%) DBA
1 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (13.33%) SQL DBA
2 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Administrator
3 4 (8.89%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (8.89%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Development Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Office 365 Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Project Office Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.89%) HACMP
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) AIX
4 9 (20.00%) Solaris
4 9 (20.00%) Unix
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.89%) HPUX
6 4 (8.89%) NetWare
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.33%) ITSM
3 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Release Management
3 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.11%) Server Building
3 5 (11.11%) Software Distribution
4 3 (6.67%) Change Management
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) ERP
4 3 (6.67%) Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.44%) Budget Control
5 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.89%) C
3 4 (8.89%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) Korn
3 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) MCSE
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) CCSA
6 1 (2.22%) CCSE
6 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) GPFS
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.22%) NFS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.22%) VMFS
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (11.11%) Netcool
2 5 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (6.67%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Intune
5 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 17 (37.78%) Veritas
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
5 11 (24.44%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) Cisco
7 7 (15.56%) HP
7 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
8 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 5 (11.11%) F5
9 5 (11.11%) Informatica
10 3 (6.67%) EMC
10 3 (6.67%) IBM
11 2 (4.44%) Compaq
11 2 (4.44%) Hitachi
11 2 (4.44%) NetApp
12 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
12 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
12 1 (2.22%) Nokia
12 1 (2.22%) Symantec
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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