The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Sussex region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank - 36 48
Contract jobs citing Clustering 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 1.56% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.33% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Average daily rate
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- £468 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.24% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
69 72 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.44% 18.70% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 45
Average daily rate £260 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £333 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -40.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
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South East

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Horsham - - - -
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Replication
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) MCPD
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) SAN

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (8.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCP
1 3 (25.00%) MCSD
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) MCDBA
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) MCPD
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) IBM