The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 29 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 1.18% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 4.76% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £365 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +32.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
Clustering
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 84 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.34% 24.71% 34.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 82
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £30.00 £23.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +25.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) GPFS
3 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) HACMP
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Compaq
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) NetWare
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) HACMP
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) NetWare
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Database Security
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) GPFS
2 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Compaq
2 2 (33.33%) Hitachi
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec