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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cluster Analysis
Rank 644 623 620
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis 3 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.023% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.030% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £375 £550 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +120.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £250
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
45369 44062 42291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.62% 78.90% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29987 27471 26430
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 £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1287 1211
Median hourly rate £33.50 £29.82 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.73 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 -31 3 £375 -31.81% 5
Hull - 2 £375 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -

Cluster Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (70.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) SAS
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (30.00%) Pandas
4 3 (30.00%) NumPy
4 3 (30.00%) Scala
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
4 3 (30.00%) HBase
4 3 (30.00%) R
4 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) Matplotlib
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Text Mining
5 2 (20.00%) CHAID
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Banking

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 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (40.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Pure360
1 1 (10.00%) Responsys
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (30.00%) HBase
3 3 (30.00%) Text Mining
4 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (10.00%) GIS
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Insight Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Commercial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Matplotlib
1 3 (30.00%) NumPy
1 3 (30.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (20.00%) CHAID
4 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) Market Research
5 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) R
2 3 (30.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) MapBasic
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (10.00%) Omniture
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sysomos
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter