The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 38 27 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10  
Contract jobs citing Clustering 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.93% 3.25% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.46% 10.96% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £330 £378 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.58% +25.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.60% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -32.43% -6.32%  

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 67 73 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 25.87% 29.67% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 47
Median daily rate £386 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.84% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £111 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £414 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.54 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Clustering as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Derbyshire

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Clustering in Derbyshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Derbyshire

Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Derbyshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Derby - 5 £330 -
Clustering
East Midlands

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) ADSI
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) Kerberos
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) LDAP
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Intel Security
3 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (71.43%) PKI
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) Kerberos
2 5 (71.43%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) MIIS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Intel Security
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) VMware