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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 54 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Clustering 9 27 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.36% 2.79% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.40% 8.60% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £375 £563 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £369 £345
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.22%
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
265 314 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 39.91% 32.47% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 153 109
Median daily rate £450 £368 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £255 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.17 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.58% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.74 £10.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £27.90 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 13 (76.47%) IBM
2 12 (70.59%) J2EE
2 12 (70.59%) High Availability
3 11 (64.71%) CA Wily
3 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
3 11 (64.71%) WebSphere
3 11 (64.71%) Garbage Collection
3 11 (64.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (64.71%) JDBC
3 11 (64.71%) SOAP
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) HTTP
3 11 (64.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (64.71%) SSL
3 11 (64.71%) Jython
3 11 (64.71%) JNDI
3 11 (64.71%) Korn
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Introscope
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) Unix
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

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 (64.71%) WebSphere
1 11 (64.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) HTTP
1 11 (64.71%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.88%) ADSL
4 1 (5.88%) DMZ
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Introscope
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Administrator
2 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Administrator
3 6 (35.29%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Database Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) DB2 Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Voice Architect
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) J2EE
2 11 (64.71%) JDBC
2 11 (64.71%) JNDI
2 11 (64.71%) SOAP
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 11 (64.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) High Availability
2 11 (64.71%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
1 11 (64.71%) Jython
1 11 (64.71%) Korn
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) CA Wily
2 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Altiris
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) VMware