Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cluster Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cluster Analysis over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Cluster Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 855 853
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2 -27
Contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis 18 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.013% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 12
England median daily rate £475 £463 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +14.55% +24.23%
10th Percentile £388 £353 £212
90th Percentile £506 £675 £671
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £404
% change year-on-year +2.70% +14.55% +26.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Cluster Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80305 82432 84439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54036 54950 55644
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1882 2137 2504
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.50 £11.26
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Cluster Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cluster Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cluster Analysis in England

Cluster Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cluster Analysis in England

Cluster Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cluster Analysis in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cluster Analysis in England

Cluster Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 22 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
London -24 12 £475 -11.21% 2
West Midlands +29 3 £475 +18.75% 1
Midlands +26 3 £475 +18.75% 1
East of England - 2 £425 -
North of England - 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Cluster Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Cluster Analysis.

1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) R
2 8 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 7 (38.89%) Statistics
3 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 6 (33.33%) Neural Network
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Stochastic Modelling
5 5 (27.78%) Regression Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) TeamCity
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Bayesian Methods
6 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
6 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 4 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (22.22%) Data Mining

Cluster Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (22.22%) Apache Spark
1 4 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (11.11%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (27.78%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) ProC
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Data Scientist
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Analytics Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (11.11%) Keras
2 2 (11.11%) NumPy
2 2 (11.11%) Pandas
2 2 (11.11%) scikit-learn
2 2 (11.11%) TensorFlow
2 2 (11.11%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 7 (38.89%) Statistics
4 6 (33.33%) Neural Network
4 6 (33.33%) Stochastic Modelling
5 5 (27.78%) Bayesian Methods
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Regression Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
7 3 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (16.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Python
1 8 (44.44%) R
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) PROC SQL
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google