The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 79 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing Clustering 14 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.03% 0.45% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.74% 1.78% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Average daily rate
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£333 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £295 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £550 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
+10.17% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+30.83% +20.00%
Clustering
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
374 337 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.54% 25.09% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 175 111
Average daily rate £375 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £199 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 40
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.93 £13.00 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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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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
Cobham - 3 £325 -
Woking - 2 - - 1
Guildford - 1 £313 -
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - - 2
Egham - - - -
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) SAN
4 13 (39.39%) VMware
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 11 (33.33%) IIS
7 9 (27.27%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) DNS
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (21.21%) SCOM
10 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
10 6 (18.18%) Banking
10 6 (18.18%) SSL
10 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (18.18%) C#
10 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Lync

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (33.33%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (15.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (15.15%) Lync
4 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (9.09%) Apache
5 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.06%) JBoss
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) SSL
4 5 (15.15%) DHCP
5 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) LDAP
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) Firewall
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) OLTP
5 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) DBA
2 8 (24.24%) SQL DBA
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (15.15%) BizTalk Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Support
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) HACMP
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Linux
5 3 (9.09%) UNIX
6 2 (6.06%) AIX
6 2 (6.06%) Solaris
6 2 (6.06%) CentOS
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) NFS
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) OpenView
3 2 (6.06%) Control-M
3 2 (6.06%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 4 (12.12%) Sun
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) BMC
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 2 (6.06%) Tripwire
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) Websense
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) SAP