The 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 20 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Clustering 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.56% 1.03% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.82% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.25 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+48.46% +20.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.06% 13.40% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 4
Average daily rate £334 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £394 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £38.96 £38.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% +33.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.50 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.50 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

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

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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

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Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft