The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Clustering 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
64 56 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.10% 35.44% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 48
Average daily rate £400 £345 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -26.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £270 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 16
Average hourly rate £45.50 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.22% -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Clustering
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Presales

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat