The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Clustering 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Clustering
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
64 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.50% 19.40% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 15
Average daily rate £495 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.68% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.21 £17.65 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.16% -49.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - -
Clustering
South West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (84.62%) Data Guard
3 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (69.23%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.69%) Wiki
7 1 (7.69%) MySQL
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (7.69%) nginx
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) MediaWiki
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) IPsec
1 1 (7.69%) IPv6
1 1 (7.69%) OSPF
1 1 (7.69%) BGP
1 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) DBA
2 11 (84.62%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Wiki
1 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Debian
1 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.69%) Postfix
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat