The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 73 48
Contract jobs citing Clustering 0 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.54% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.75% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £44.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +69.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
219 285 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.93% 30.61% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 160 127
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £16.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% +0.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £63.00 £20.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (40.00%) Firmware
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Internet Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Website Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Link Building
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Media Management
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) VMware

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media Management
3 1 (10.00%) Internet Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Link Building
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Website Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) VMware