The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Portsmouth 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.00% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.14% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+16.87% +3.84%
Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 18.00% 8.06% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Average daily rate £319 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £320 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.50 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Clustering
Hampshire

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Clustering
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Qualys
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) MOM
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Altiris
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) MOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) HP