The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 Peterborough 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 24 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.65% 0.57% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.33% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
24 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.83% 20.11% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 3
Average daily rate £200 £224 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.61% -38.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £88 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £443 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.42 £11.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.08% +4.89%
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 Peterborough

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Mercator
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Design Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Mercator
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft