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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 105 109 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs citing Clustering 11 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.57% 0.92% 1.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 2.97% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 19
Median daily rate £313 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £434 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £363 £346
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.22%
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
641 674 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.14% 30.87% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 383 391
Median daily rate £380 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £279 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 46 47
Median hourly rate £40.50 £22.83 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.39% -29.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £47.83 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Southampton +9 3 £313 -3.84% 2
Fareham - 2 £313 -
Portsmouth - 1 £430 -
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Linux
3 17 (45.95%) ITIL
4 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
4 15 (40.54%) Firewall
5 14 (37.84%) Perl
5 14 (37.84%) Oracle
5 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
6 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) JBoss
6 13 (35.14%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (35.14%) F5
7 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
7 12 (32.43%) AIX
8 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
9 10 (27.03%) SSL
9 10 (27.03%) Web Services
9 10 (27.03%) ITSM
9 10 (27.03%) VMware
9 10 (27.03%) Release Management
10 9 (24.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (24.32%) TortoiseSVN
10 9 (24.32%) tcpdump
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (24.32%) Gradle
10 9 (24.32%) Artifactory
10 9 (24.32%) Relational Database

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 13 (35.14%) JBoss
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
5 4 (10.81%) IIS
6 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.70%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (2.70%) SAS
8 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) SSL
3 9 (24.32%) DNS
3 9 (24.32%) tcpdump
4 7 (18.92%) DHCP
5 6 (16.22%) WAN
6 5 (13.51%) LAN
6 5 (13.51%) SAN
6 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.81%) SNMP
8 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
8 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
8 3 (8.11%) VoIP
9 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.41%) IPsec
9 2 (5.41%) MPLS
9 2 (5.41%) NAS
9 2 (5.41%) Network Security
9 2 (5.41%) VPN
10 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
8 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.70%) MySQL
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Artifactory
1 9 (24.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (24.32%) Gradle
1 9 (24.32%) Maven
1 9 (24.32%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 7 (18.92%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Office 365 Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Environment Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Unix Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) Web Services
2 4 (10.81%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Replication
2 4 (10.81%) Smart Meter
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.70%) HACMP
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) AIX
4 9 (24.32%) Unix
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Solaris
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.70%) HPUX
9 1 (2.70%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (27.03%) ITSM
3 10 (27.03%) Release Management
4 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) High Availability
7 3 (8.11%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (5.41%) Budget Control
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Operations Management
9 1 (2.70%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Perl
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) VBScript
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) Korn
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) CCSA
4 1 (2.70%) CCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) GPFS
6 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (16.22%) SCCM
3 5 (13.51%) SCOM
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Netcool
6 1 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) F5
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
4 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) Informatica
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix
6 5 (13.51%) HP
7 4 (10.81%) Veritas
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco
8 3 (8.11%) EMC
8 3 (8.11%) Symantec
9 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.41%) Sophos
10 1 (2.70%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.70%) IBM
10 1 (2.70%) Juniper
10 1 (2.70%) NetApp
10 1 (2.70%) Nokia
10 1 (2.70%) SAP