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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 79 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Clustering 19 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.58% 0.98% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.16% 3.20% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Average daily rate £380 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £306 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £444 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +1.69%
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
457 437 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.93% 30.60% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 224 207
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 17 23
Average hourly rate £46.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £17.22 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.00 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford - 10 £185 -
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 15 (53.57%) SAN
5 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
6 13 (46.43%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) ITIL
7 10 (35.71%) SLA
7 10 (35.71%) CommVault
7 10 (35.71%) Simpana
8 9 (32.14%) Dell Compellent
8 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.00%) DNS
9 7 (25.00%) Perl
9 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 6 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (17.86%) Veritas
11 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
11 5 (17.86%) Unix
11 5 (17.86%) Python
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) VMware
12 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) OLTP
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Backup Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Database Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Database Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) HACMP
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (17.86%) Unix
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.57%) CentOS
9 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) CRM
3 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) AWK
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.57%) Korn
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCITP
1 2 (7.14%) MCP
1 2 (7.14%) MCSA
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (10.71%) vSphere
6 2 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (7.14%) NFS
6 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (3.57%) iptables
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Simpana
2 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) Ansible
3 3 (10.71%) SCCM
4 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.14%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) WSUS
5 1 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) CommVault
3 9 (32.14%) Dell Compellent
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.86%) Veritas
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Selligent
7 1 (3.57%) Sun