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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 96 86 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Clustering 21 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 1.49% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.64% 4.92% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 9
Median daily rate £411 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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
577 630 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.52% 30.22% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 376 328
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 24
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -49.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.17 £20.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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
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 30 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Basingstoke -14 3 £388 +19.23% 2
Southampton +15 2 £425 +16.43% 4
Hook +4 1 - -
Havant 0 1 - -
Portsmouth -8 1 - -
Winchester -9 1 £525 +40.00%
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Linux
3 21 (42.86%) Oracle
4 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
5 18 (36.73%) SQL
5 18 (36.73%) AIX
5 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
5 18 (36.73%) VMware
6 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.69%) Veritas
7 15 (30.61%) ITIL
8 14 (28.57%) Firewall
8 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 12 (24.49%) Perl
9 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
10 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
10 11 (22.45%) Unix
10 11 (22.45%) Citrix
11 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
11 9 (18.37%) Solaris
11 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
12 8 (16.33%) Office 365
12 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
12 8 (16.33%) F5
12 8 (16.33%) Release Management
12 8 (16.33%) ITSM
12 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2005

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 8 (16.33%) JBoss
2 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.16%) IIS
5 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.04%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (2.04%) SAS
7 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.33%) Office 365
3 3 (6.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) SAN
2 8 (16.33%) SSL
3 7 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 6 (12.24%) IPsec
5 5 (10.20%) DNS
5 5 (10.20%) NAS
6 3 (6.12%) DHCP
6 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.12%) WAN
7 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.08%) LAN
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security
7 2 (4.08%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
6 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (4.08%) MySQL
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (14.29%) Gradle
1 7 (14.29%) Maven
1 7 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.29%) DBA
2 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) SQL DBA
3 5 (10.20%) Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (8.16%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (8.16%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Development Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Office 365 Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Office 365 Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Project Office Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.20%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) HACMP
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Linux
3 18 (36.73%) AIX
4 11 (22.45%) Unix
5 9 (18.37%) Solaris
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.16%) HPUX
7 4 (8.16%) NetWare
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.33%) ITSM
3 8 (16.33%) Release Management
4 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Migration
6 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) Server Building
6 5 (10.20%) Software Distribution
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.12%) ERP
7 3 (6.12%) High Availability
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) Perl
3 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.16%) C
3 4 (8.16%) C++
3 4 (8.16%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) Korn
3 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) MCSE
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNP
6 1 (2.04%) CCSA
6 1 (2.04%) CCSE
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.16%) GPFS
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.04%) NFS
5 1 (2.04%) VMFS
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
2 5 (10.20%) Netcool
2 5 (10.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Intune
5 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.04%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle
2 18 (36.73%) VMware
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.69%) Veritas
4 11 (22.45%) Citrix
5 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
6 8 (16.33%) Cisco
6 8 (16.33%) F5
7 7 (14.29%) Informatica
8 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
9 5 (10.20%) HP
10 3 (6.12%) EMC
11 2 (4.08%) Compaq
11 2 (4.08%) Hitachi
11 2 (4.08%) IBM
11 2 (4.08%) NetApp
12 1 (2.04%) CommVault
12 1 (2.04%) Juniper
12 1 (2.04%) Nokia
12 1 (2.04%) Symantec