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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 61 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.72% 1.50% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.97% 6.51% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +40.24%
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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
202 169 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.28% 23.02% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 67 93
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.00 £15.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Intel
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) SCOM
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 8 (50.00%) MCSE
3 8 (50.00%) SLA
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) Windows NT
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Change Management
4 7 (43.75%) SAN
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 7 (43.75%) NAS
5 6 (37.50%) BladeLogic
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (37.50%) Terminal Services
5 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (37.50%) IIS
5 6 (37.50%) ISA Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
1 7 (43.75%) NAS
2 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) SSL
3 4 (25.00%) Broadband
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) OLTP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Introscope
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
1 5 (31.25%) JDBC
1 5 (31.25%) SOAP
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (31.25%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 8 (50.00%) Windows NT
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Python
1 5 (31.25%) Jython
1 5 (31.25%) Korn
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (37.50%) Terminal Services
3 6 (37.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCOM
2 6 (37.50%) BladeLogic
3 5 (31.25%) CA Wily
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
5 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Intel
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
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