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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 64 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Clustering 25 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.86% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.64% 1.69% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
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£350 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £308 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
443 355 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.94% 27.93% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 184 194
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £207 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 30
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.67 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 5 £338 +9.75%
Leatherhead -24 2 £450 -10.00%
Weybridge - 2 £213 -
Staines - 1 £350 -
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 21 (51.22%) DNS
4 19 (46.34%) SQL
5 18 (43.90%) SAN
6 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
7 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (34.15%) NetApp
9 14 (34.15%) DHCP
9 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
10 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
10 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (31.71%) vSphere
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (29.27%) Migration
12 11 (26.83%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (21.95%) Finance
13 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
14 8 (19.51%) Websense
14 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
15 7 (17.07%) CRM
15 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (17.07%) Data Migration
15 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
16 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) TPMS
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) DNS
2 18 (43.90%) SAN
3 14 (34.15%) DHCP
3 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.20%) NAS
4 5 (12.20%) LDAP
5 3 (7.32%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) DBA
2 7 (17.07%) SQL DBA
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Database Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Database Architect
7 2 (4.88%) VMWare Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.32%) REST
3 2 (4.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Replication
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.88%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Migration
2 7 (17.07%) CRM
2 7 (17.07%) Data Migration
2 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.76%) UML
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) High Availability
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
3 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.20%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) MCITP
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 2 (4.88%) MCDBA
4 2 (4.88%) MCTS
4 2 (4.88%) MCP
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (31.71%) vSphere
4 11 (26.83%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (12.20%) NFS
7 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
8 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.44%) XenApp
9 1 (2.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.88%) SnapMirror
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) NetApp
4 8 (19.51%) Websense
5 6 (14.63%) Tripwire
5 6 (14.63%) EMC
6 5 (12.20%) HP
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco
6 5 (12.20%) McAfee
6 5 (12.20%) Supermicro
7 4 (9.76%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) IBM
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) F5
9 1 (2.44%) PlateSpin
9 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) Intel