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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 33 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.70% 2.69% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 11.11% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £313 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +5.55%
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
65 81 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.66% 24.25% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 102
Median daily rate £408 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £388 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £14.35 £20.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.42% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 July 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SCOM
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
4 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (12.50%) HACMP
2 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) HPUX
4 1 (12.50%) NetWare
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Database Security
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) GPFS
4 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Compaq
3 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) IronPort
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas