The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 54 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing Clustering 7 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.15% 2.69% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 9.63% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
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£300 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
- -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +25.00%
Clustering
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
199 135 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.73% 27.89% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 88 16
Average daily rate £347 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.92% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -4.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 7 £300 +7.14%
Clustering
North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 9 (60.00%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) Service Management
4 9 (60.00%) JNDI
4 9 (60.00%) Informatica
4 9 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) JDBC
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 9 (60.00%) J2EE
4 9 (60.00%) Ant
4 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (60.00%) LDAP
4 9 (60.00%) JMS
4 9 (60.00%) SLA
4 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (60.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 9 (60.00%) High Availability
4 9 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
5 8 (53.33%) SOA
5 8 (53.33%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) SOAP
5 8 (53.33%) Web Services
5 8 (53.33%) AquaLogic

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (53.33%) AquaLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) JNDI
1 9 (60.00%) JDBC
1 9 (60.00%) J2EE
1 9 (60.00%) JMS
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
2 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Service Management
2 9 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (60.00%) High Availability
2 9 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) SOA
4 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Security Patching
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
1 9 (60.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
2 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) OpenView
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (60.00%) HP
2 9 (60.00%) Informatica
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco