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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 68 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Clustering 11 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 0.56% 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.23% 1.98% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £281 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
Clustering
Berkshire

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
260 253 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.67% 28.21% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 127 144
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.38 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.76% +53.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.77 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 2016, 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
5 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
7 8 (34.78%) Performance Optimisation
7 8 (34.78%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) VBScript
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL
8 7 (30.43%) DHCP
8 7 (30.43%) Service Management
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (30.43%) SAN
8 7 (30.43%) WMI
8 7 (30.43%) MCTS
8 7 (30.43%) MCITP
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) SCCM
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (17.39%) Linux
11 4 (17.39%) DCOM
11 4 (17.39%) IIS
11 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
11 4 (17.39%) Internet
11 4 (17.39%) Migration

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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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) DHCP
2 7 (30.43%) SAN
3 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) HTTP
5 2 (8.70%) IMAP
5 2 (8.70%) POP3
5 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (8.70%) SMTP
5 2 (8.70%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) NAS
6 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Law
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Field Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) DCOM
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) DataPower
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Customer Engagement
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Optimisation
2 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Internet Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Link Building
6 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) VBScript
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
1 7 (30.43%) MCITP
1 7 (30.43%) MCTS
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) RHEV
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) WMI
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
3 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 3 (13.04%) WSUS
4 1 (4.35%) Control-M
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Tealium
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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