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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 42 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing Clustering 72 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.00% 2.33% 2.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.40% 6.27% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 7 6
Median daily rate £323 £258 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.24% -10.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £232 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £278 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +23.47%
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
500 319 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.67% 37.18% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 188 111
Median daily rate £340 £430 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 22
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.35 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Clustering
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

Clustering
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 September 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Clustering
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

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 70 £325 +26.21% 1
Sunderland - 1 - -
Clustering
North East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 102 (63.75%) Linux
2 100 (62.50%) High Availability
3 98 (61.25%) ITIL
4 87 (54.38%) HP
5 85 (53.13%) Oracle
6 80 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 77 (48.13%) Security Cleared
8 65 (40.63%) VMware
8 65 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 64 (40.00%) Windows
10 63 (39.38%) Microsoft
10 63 (39.38%) Service Delivery
10 63 (39.38%) SC Cleared
11 62 (38.75%) SQL Server
12 61 (38.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 58 (36.25%) AIX
14 55 (34.38%) Firewall
15 54 (33.75%) SQL
16 51 (31.88%) SLA
16 51 (31.88%) Active Directory
17 49 (30.63%) KVM
18 48 (30.00%) Compliance Management
19 47 (29.38%) RHCE
19 47 (29.38%) IIS
20 46 (28.75%) Apache
20 46 (28.75%) SAN
20 46 (28.75%) VMware Infrastructure
21 44 (27.50%) Citrix
21 44 (27.50%) Microsoft Clustering
22 40 (25.00%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (29.38%) IIS
2 46 (28.75%) Apache
3 27 (16.88%) iPlanet
3 27 (16.88%) WebLogic
4 25 (15.63%) Tomcat
5 22 (13.75%) JBoss
5 22 (13.75%) Oracle Application Server
6 20 (12.50%) IBM Notes
7 10 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.50%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.50%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.25%) Jetty
10 2 (1.25%) Mongrel
10 2 (1.25%) nginx
10 2 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.50%) HP Helion
1 12 (7.50%) IaaS
1 12 (7.50%) PaaS
1 12 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.25%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (34.38%) Firewall
2 46 (28.75%) SAN
3 39 (24.38%) DNS
4 37 (23.13%) TCP/IP
5 36 (22.50%) DHCP
6 5 (3.13%) NAS
7 4 (2.50%) BIG-IP
7 4 (2.50%) FTP
7 4 (2.50%) LDAP
8 3 (1.88%) HTTP
9 2 (1.25%) IPsec
9 2 (1.25%) SSH
9 2 (1.25%) SSL
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (38.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.50%) DB2
7 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.63%) EDMS
9 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) MSI
2 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.25%) Travis CI
4 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.63%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 2 (1.25%) Advertising
1 2 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (22.50%) Linux Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Support Engineer
3 30 (18.75%) Administrator
4 24 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
5 20 (12.50%) Linux Support
6 15 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (9.38%) Server Support
7 14 (8.75%) Wintel Support
8 13 (8.13%) Wintel Engineer
9 12 (7.50%) Linux Support Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Project Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) DBA
11 9 (5.63%) Solaris Engineer
12 8 (5.00%) SQL DBA
12 8 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
14 6 (3.75%) Linux Server Engineer
14 6 (3.75%) Linux Specialist
14 6 (3.75%) Server Engineer
14 6 (3.75%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.13%) J2EE
2 20 (12.50%) Middleware
3 5 (3.13%) Web Services
4 4 (2.50%) JSP
5 2 (1.25%) .NET
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.25%) Servlets
6 1 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.63%) CMDB
4 8 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.00%) Replication
5 4 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.50%) Tandem
6 2 (1.25%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.25%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.25%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 102 (63.75%) Linux
2 64 (40.00%) Windows
3 61 (38.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 58 (36.25%) AIX
5 37 (23.13%) Unix
6 24 (15.00%) Solaris
7 23 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (13.13%) Windows Server
9 17 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (6.25%) HPUX
12 9 (5.63%) SUSE
13 4 (2.50%) Windows 7
13 4 (2.50%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.63%) CentOS
15 1 (0.63%) Debian
15 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (62.50%) High Availability
2 98 (61.25%) ITIL
3 63 (39.38%) Service Delivery
4 48 (30.00%) Compliance Management
5 29 (18.13%) Load Balancing
6 28 (17.50%) Change Management
7 25 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 21 (13.13%) ITIL V3
9 20 (12.50%) Application Packaging
10 18 (11.25%) Incident Management
10 18 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (9.38%) CRM
12 13 (8.13%) DevOps
13 12 (7.50%) Open Source
13 12 (7.50%) PRINCE2
13 12 (7.50%) TOGAF
14 11 (6.88%) Configuration Management
15 10 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
16 9 (5.63%) E-Commerce
16 9 (5.63%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.75%) SQL
2 20 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 10 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.25%) VBScript
4 6 (3.75%) Java
5 2 (1.25%) C#
5 2 (1.25%) Perl
5 2 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (48.13%) Security Cleared
2 65 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (39.38%) SC Cleared
4 47 (29.38%) RHCE
5 30 (18.75%) MCSE
6 16 (10.00%) Degree
7 13 (8.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (8.13%) MCSA
8 11 (6.88%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (5.00%) DV Cleared
10 7 (4.38%) MCTS
11 6 (3.75%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.63%) CCNA
12 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.63%) MCITP
12 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (31.88%) SLA
2 9 (5.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (3.75%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.50%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 51 (31.88%) Active Directory
2 49 (30.63%) KVM
3 46 (28.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (24.38%) Oracle RAC
5 30 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 21 (13.13%) Terminal Services
6 21 (13.13%) vSphere
7 20 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (3.13%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.88%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.88%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.25%) Xen
12 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 44 (27.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 40 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 29 (18.13%) Perfmon
4 24 (15.00%) OpenView
5 20 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (8.75%) HP SIM
7 10 (6.25%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (2.50%) WSUS
9 2 (1.25%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.25%) Puppet
10 1 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.63%) Netcool
10 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (54.38%) HP
2 85 (53.13%) Oracle
3 80 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 65 (40.63%) VMware
5 63 (39.38%) Microsoft
6 44 (27.50%) Citrix
7 38 (23.75%) EMC
8 36 (22.50%) Veritas
9 28 (17.50%) Cisco
10 27 (16.88%) F5
10 27 (16.88%) IBM
10 27 (16.88%) Sun
11 20 (12.50%) Lotus
12 8 (5.00%) ServiceNow
13 6 (3.75%) Meridio
14 4 (2.50%) BEA
14 4 (2.50%) Cognos
14 4 (2.50%) Opsware
15 3 (1.88%) Dell
16 2 (1.25%) BMC
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