The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 60 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing Clustering 50 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.56% 1.03% 2.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.11% 3.19% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 8
Median daily rate £300 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £213 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £300 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
Clustering
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
549 251 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.10% 32.30% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 122 93
Median daily rate £320 £350 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +24.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.12% +8.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.40 £14.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -6 49 £305 +1.66% 3
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 37 (71.15%) HP
2 31 (59.62%) Security Cleared
3 29 (55.77%) Windows
4 28 (53.85%) ITIL
4 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 28 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (53.85%) SC Cleared
5 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
6 25 (48.08%) VMware
7 24 (46.15%) SQL
8 23 (44.23%) Red Hat
8 23 (44.23%) High Availability
9 22 (42.31%) Oracle
10 20 (38.46%) Linux
10 20 (38.46%) Citrix
10 20 (38.46%) SLA
10 20 (38.46%) Service Delivery
11 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
12 17 (32.69%) Firewall
13 15 (28.85%) AIX
13 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (26.92%) EMC NetWorker
14 14 (26.92%) KVM
14 14 (26.92%) Perfmon
14 14 (26.92%) MCSE
14 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
14 14 (26.92%) SAN
15 13 (25.00%) RHCE
15 13 (25.00%) EMC

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 13 (25.00%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) Apache
2 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
3 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.69%) iPlanet
4 4 (7.69%) MQSeries
4 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) Firewall
2 14 (26.92%) SAN
3 10 (19.23%) DHCP
3 10 (19.23%) DNS
4 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.69%) BIG-IP
5 4 (7.69%) LDAP
6 2 (3.85%) FTP
6 2 (3.85%) NAS
6 2 (3.85%) SSH
7 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.92%) HTTP
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.69%) DB2
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MSI
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Law
1 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Administrator
2 8 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.54%) DBA
4 6 (11.54%) Linux Support
4 6 (11.54%) SQL DBA
4 6 (11.54%) Wintel Support
5 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Server Support
6 4 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Middleware
2 4 (7.69%) J2EE
2 4 (7.69%) JSP
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Replication
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) CMDB
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.85%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.85%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Linux
3 15 (28.85%) AIX
3 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.38%) Unix
6 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.62%) Solaris
8 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.92%) Debian
9 1 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) ITIL
2 23 (44.23%) High Availability
3 20 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 12 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (19.23%) ITIL V3
6 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 8 (15.38%) QMS
7 7 (13.46%) Application Packaging
7 7 (13.46%) Change Management
7 7 (13.46%) Database Mirroring
7 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.54%) Change Control
8 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (11.54%) Server Building
9 5 (9.62%) Coaching
9 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.62%) Quality Management
9 5 (9.62%) Release Management
9 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.54%) VBScript
4 4 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (59.62%) Security Cleared
2 28 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 14 (26.92%) MCSE
4 13 (25.00%) RHCE
5 11 (21.15%) Degree
6 5 (9.62%) MCDBA
7 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) CCNA
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.92%) MCTS
9 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (7.69%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.92%) KVM
2 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 7 (13.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (11.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (11.54%) vSphere
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (26.92%) EMC NetWorker
1 14 (26.92%) Perfmon
2 11 (21.15%) OpenView
3 8 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 7 (13.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (11.54%) HP SIM
6 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) HP
2 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 25 (48.08%) VMware
4 23 (44.23%) Red Hat
5 22 (42.31%) Oracle
6 20 (38.46%) Citrix
7 13 (25.00%) EMC
8 9 (17.31%) Veritas
9 7 (13.46%) IBM
9 7 (13.46%) Lotus
10 6 (11.54%) Meridio
10 6 (11.54%) ServiceNow
11 4 (7.69%) BEA
11 4 (7.69%) Cisco
11 4 (7.69%) Cognos
11 4 (7.69%) F5
11 4 (7.69%) Opsware
11 4 (7.69%) Sun
12 2 (3.85%) BMC
12 2 (3.85%) NetApp
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