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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 65 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Clustering 27 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.80% 0.90% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.19% 3.21% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
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£500 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £210 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £369 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +50.26%
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
436 374 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.03% 28.08% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 221 151
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 42
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -51.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.88 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
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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
Redhill - 4 - -
Woking - 3 £360 -
Camberley - 1 £450 -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Staines - - - - 1
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
3 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
4 16 (45.71%) SQL
5 14 (40.00%) IIS
5 14 (40.00%) VMware
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) C#
6 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
6 12 (34.29%) SSL
6 12 (34.29%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (31.43%) Finance
8 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
9 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (22.86%) SAN
10 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (22.86%) SCOM
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
12 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (14.29%) ITIL
13 5 (14.29%) Linux
14 4 (11.43%) BCP
14 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (40.00%) IIS
2 12 (34.29%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SSL
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) OLTP
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Administrator
1 9 (25.71%) BizTalk Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Server Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) DBA
3 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Server Support
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) HACMP
1 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.71%) CentOS
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) BCP
4 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
1 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.57%) Perl
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.43%) MCTS
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
1 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) Veritas File System
7 1 (2.86%) Samba
7 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCOM
2 4 (11.43%) SCCM
3 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Legato
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) BMC
4 3 (8.57%) Veritas
4 3 (8.57%) EMC
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Dell
5 2 (5.71%) F5
5 2 (5.71%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Sun
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
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