Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Clustering
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 141 123
Rank change year-on-year +45 -18 -1
Contract jobs citing Clustering 53 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.67% 0.42% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.24% 1.59% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 14
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £356 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -13.64% +3.13%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £289
90th Percentile £456 £442 £475
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -26.32% +38.18%

Clustering is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 850 879 926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.79% 26.58% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 548 513
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £200 £198 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £18.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.56% +10.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £50.38 £60.00 £40.33
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +21 23 £381 +90.63% 2
Northamptonshire - 22 £345 -
Derbyshire -7 6 £315 +2.86%
Lincolnshire -3 2 £425 +6.25%
Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 33 (62.26%) Linux
2 26 (49.06%) ITIL
3 24 (45.28%) High Availability
4 22 (41.51%) Bash Shell
5 21 (39.62%) Oracle
6 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
6 18 (33.96%) Data Centre
7 17 (32.08%) Cisco
8 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (26.42%) MySQL
9 14 (26.42%) Galera Cluster
9 14 (26.42%) Percona
10 13 (24.53%) Unified Communications
10 13 (24.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 13 (24.53%) Data Loss Prevention
10 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (24.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (24.53%) VMware
11 12 (22.64%) Replication
11 12 (22.64%) SQL
12 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
12 11 (20.75%) Windows
12 11 (20.75%) Solaris
12 11 (20.75%) Apache
12 11 (20.75%) Sun
12 11 (20.75%) Project Management
12 11 (20.75%) SDLC
13 10 (18.87%) iPlanet
13 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
13 10 (18.87%) Tomcat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (20.75%) Apache
2 10 (18.87%) iPlanet
2 10 (18.87%) JBoss
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
2 10 (18.87%) WebLogic
3 8 (15.09%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
5 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.66%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.89%) IIS
7 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (3.77%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) Unified Communications
2 10 (18.87%) Firewall
3 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.32%) SAN
5 4 (7.55%) NAS
6 3 (5.66%) DNS
6 3 (5.66%) LDAP
7 2 (3.77%) FCoE
7 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.77%) WAN
8 1 (1.89%) DHCP
8 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) MySQL
2 9 (16.98%) DB2
2 9 (16.98%) RDBMS
2 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
3 8 (15.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) VLDB
General
1 9 (16.98%) Automotive
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) DBA
2 14 (26.42%) MySQL DBA
3 13 (24.53%) Administrator
4 9 (16.98%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (13.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) IT Support
7 6 (11.32%) Solaris Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) AWS Administrator
8 4 (7.55%) Cassandra DBA
8 4 (7.55%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Server Administrator
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.77%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Data Centre
2 12 (22.64%) Replication
3 9 (16.98%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Solaris
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) AIX
3 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (18.87%) Unix
4 9 (16.98%) CentOS
4 9 (16.98%) HPUX
5 8 (15.09%) SUSE
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) ITIL
2 24 (45.28%) High Availability
3 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.53%) Data Loss Prevention
4 13 (24.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 13 (24.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
5 11 (20.75%) Project Management
5 11 (20.75%) SDLC
6 10 (18.87%) PLM
7 9 (16.98%) ERP
7 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
7 9 (16.98%) Performance Metrics
7 9 (16.98%) Service Management
8 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
9 5 (9.43%) Coaching
9 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) Bash Shell
2 12 (22.64%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) Python
4 3 (5.66%) C-shell
4 3 (5.66%) Korn
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
4 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) MCSE
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.09%) MySQL Certification
3 7 (13.21%) CCIE
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.21%) Degree
3 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) VCAP
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) KVM
3 5 (9.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.77%) Samba
6 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Galera Cluster
2 9 (16.98%) Data Guard
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) OpenView
4 1 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.89%) SCCM
4 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Oracle
2 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
3 17 (32.08%) Cisco
4 14 (26.42%) Percona
5 13 (24.53%) VMware
6 11 (20.75%) Sun
7 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.98%) F5
9 7 (13.21%) NetApp
10 6 (11.32%) HP
11 5 (9.43%) PlateSpin
11 5 (9.43%) Veritas
12 3 (5.66%) Borland
12 3 (5.66%) Cognos
12 3 (5.66%) Opsware
13 2 (3.77%) Citrix
13 2 (3.77%) RedGate
14 1 (1.89%) Intel
14 1 (1.89%) StorageTek