The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Surrey region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 90 72 92
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 0.93% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 4.51% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 5
Average daily rate £500 £336 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.69% -20.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £275 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £430 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+20.37% +3.84%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
290 266 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.26% 20.70% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 108 133
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 27
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +28.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.50 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Clustering
South East

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
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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Veritas
5 4 (28.57%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (21.43%) Database Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (14.29%) Puppet
7 2 (14.29%) Tableau
7 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Toad
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
2 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) HACMP
1 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) Database Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Veritas
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix