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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 52 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Clustering 8 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.13% 1.77% 3.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 5.68% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 18
Median daily rate £425 £450 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +23.47%
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
208 317 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.38% 31.20% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 218 138
Median daily rate £394 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £604 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £11.29 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £80.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) SAN
2 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 8 (34.78%) VBScript
4 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
4 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
4 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
5 7 (30.43%) High Availability
5 7 (30.43%) KVM
5 7 (30.43%) Compliance Management
5 7 (30.43%) RHCE
5 7 (30.43%) WMI
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (30.43%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) HP
5 7 (30.43%) EMC
5 7 (30.43%) AIX
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) Internet
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (21.74%) Service Management

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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 3 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) SAN
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 6 (26.09%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
General
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Field Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Support
3 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) Linux Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) Support Specialist
4 5 (21.74%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Coordinator
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) DCOM
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Device Driver
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) AIX
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Compliance Management
1 7 (30.43%) High Availability
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (21.74%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) B2B
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Internet Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Link Building
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Pay per click
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) SEO
4 3 (13.04%) Website Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
1 8 (34.78%) VBScript
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) RHCE
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
3 5 (21.74%) MCTS
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
1 7 (30.43%) KVM
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (13.04%) Firmware
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (30.43%) WMI
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (13.04%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
3 7 (30.43%) EMC
3 7 (30.43%) HP
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
4 3 (13.04%) Google
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) Tealium
4 3 (13.04%) Veritas
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
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