The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
South West / Dorset
Rank 20 26 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.06% 0.86% 1.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 3.08% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.33% +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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23 65 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 24.47% 27.90% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 14
Median daily rate £403 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £204 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 12
Median hourly rate £10.98 £30.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.40% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £8.75 £31.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Dorset

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Dorset

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS

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Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle