The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 44 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Clustering 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.63% 0.80% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.06% 4.55% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
98 88 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.55% 17.71% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 43
Average daily rate £303 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £16.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.25 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.06 £22.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
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Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Introscope

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Introscope
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Development DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JDBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Jython
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Google