The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 53 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Contract jobs citing Clustering 10 33 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.50% 3.92% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.31% 10.65% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Median daily rate £425 £389 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £27.13
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -12.44%
Clustering
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 310 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.78% 36.86% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 161 117
Median daily rate £450 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £253 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 9
Median hourly rate £10.24 £14.10 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +12.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.74 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 12 (80.00%) IBM
1 12 (80.00%) High Availability
2 11 (73.33%) CA Wily
2 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 11 (73.33%) Garbage Collection
2 11 (73.33%) JNDI
2 11 (73.33%) Jython
2 11 (73.33%) Korn
2 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (73.33%) HTTP
2 11 (73.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (73.33%) SSL
2 11 (73.33%) J2EE
2 11 (73.33%) JDBC
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (73.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Introscope
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
1 11 (73.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) HTTP
1 11 (73.33%) SSL
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Introscope
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Administrator
1 9 (60.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Database Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Server Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) J2EE
1 11 (73.33%) JDBC
1 11 (73.33%) JNDI
1 11 (73.33%) SOAP
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
1 11 (73.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) High Availability
2 11 (73.33%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
1 11 (73.33%) Jython
1 11 (73.33%) Korn
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) CA Wily
2 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Veeam
2 1 (6.67%) VMware