The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 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 - £388 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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Grid Computing
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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 Somerset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
94 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 26.70% 20.28% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 20 17
Average daily rate £475 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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 £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Grid Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Grid Computing Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Grid Computing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle