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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 46 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Clustering 7 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.22% 4.25% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.80% 12.96% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+30.83% +20.00%
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
184 162 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.06% 32.79% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 94 33
Average daily rate £369 £270 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.57% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% -9.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 6 £300 +22.44% 3
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
2 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (44.23%) ITIL
4 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 20 (38.46%) Linux
6 19 (36.54%) SQL
6 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
7 17 (32.69%) HP
7 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
8 15 (28.85%) Service Management
9 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
9 14 (26.92%) VMware
10 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (25.00%) MCSE
10 13 (25.00%) Apache
10 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.08%) IIS
11 12 (23.08%) Citrix
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle
12 11 (21.15%) DHCP
12 11 (21.15%) DNS
12 11 (21.15%) Problem Management
13 10 (19.23%) Firewall
14 9 (17.31%) LAMP
14 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared
14 9 (17.31%) MariaDB

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 13 (25.00%) Apache
2 12 (23.08%) IIS
3 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
4 5 (9.62%) AquaLogic
5 4 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DHCP
1 11 (21.15%) DNS
2 10 (19.23%) Firewall
3 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.46%) LDAP
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) MariaDB
2 9 (17.31%) MySQL
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.92%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Ant
2 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 5 (9.62%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) IT Support
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Wintel Support
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.85%) Informatica Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) VMware Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Java Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Server Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) LAMP
1 9 (17.31%) Middleware
2 7 (13.46%) JNDI
2 7 (13.46%) JMS
2 7 (13.46%) J2EE
2 7 (13.46%) JDBC
3 5 (9.62%) SOAP
3 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (38.46%) Linux
5 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (17.31%) CentOS
7 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Service Management
3 11 (21.15%) Problem Management
4 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (13.46%) High Availability
6 6 (11.54%) Change Management
6 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (11.54%) Change Control
6 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Time Management
7 5 (9.62%) SOA
8 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (1.92%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.92%) CRM
10 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) PHP
3 7 (13.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.54%) Java
5 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 13 (25.00%) MCSE
5 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared
6 5 (9.62%) MCSA
7 2 (3.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (15.38%) vSphere
3 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.69%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.85%) XenApp
7 1 (1.92%) Xen
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) OpenView
2 8 (15.38%) MIIS
2 8 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 7 (13.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (7.69%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (32.69%) HP
3 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
4 14 (26.92%) VMware
5 12 (23.08%) Citrix
6 11 (21.15%) Oracle
7 8 (15.38%) Veritas
8 7 (13.46%) Informatica
9 6 (11.54%) CA
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco
11 4 (7.69%) Lotus
12 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
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