The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Middlesex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 29 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.39% - 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% - 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £625 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.14% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+16.87% +3.84%
Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
55 52 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.32% 26.00% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 35
Average daily rate £450 £450 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Average hourly rate £25.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £20.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £40.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Clustering
South East

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 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware