The table below looks at the statistics for Cluster Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cluster Analysis over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cluster Analysis
Rank 642 640 619
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.009% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44752 45442 41756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.70% 79.80% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29560 29386 25936
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1183 1176
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Cluster Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cluster Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cluster Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis within the UK.

Cluster Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cluster Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cluster Analysis within the UK.

Cluster Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cluster Analysis
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
England -26 2 - - 1
London -8 1 - - 1
South East - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -

Cluster Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cluster Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cluster Analysis.

1 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Text Mining
4 2 (33.33%) HBase
4 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (16.67%) Pandas
5 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Brio
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Cluster Analysis
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) HBase
4 2 (33.33%) Text Mining
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Matplotlib
1 1 (16.67%) NumPy
1 1 (16.67%) Pandas
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Scala
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Brio
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace