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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 620 636
Rank change year-on-year +33 +16  
Contract jobs citing Cluster Analysis 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
England median daily rate £500 - £638
UK median daily rate £500 - £638
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36628 41177 41257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.72% 83.54% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 92282 104544 94562
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
10th Percentile £306 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2775 2674 2752
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  
10th Percentile £12.03 £12.50 £11.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.78 £51.30
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  

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
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 3 months to 29 June 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
London +7 3 £500 - 5
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £475 -
West Midlands - 2 £475 -
North of England - 2 - - 1
Cluster Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) Statistics
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Data Mining
4 5 (35.71%) SAS
4 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
4 5 (35.71%) R
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (28.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) PROC SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Regression Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Stochastic Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) SAS Macro
5 4 (28.57%) Base SAS
5 4 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) ProC
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (21.43%) Monte Carlo Method
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (21.43%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (21.43%) Time Series Analysis

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 5 (35.71%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Mining
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 4 (28.57%) Base SAS
2 4 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (28.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) ProC
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 4 (28.57%) SAS Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Qualitative Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Quantitative Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Statistician
5 1 (7.14%) Product Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Lucene
1 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 4 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Regression Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Stochastic Modelling
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Bayesian Methods
4 3 (21.43%) Decision Tree
4 3 (21.43%) GARCH
4 3 (21.43%) Monte Carlo Method
4 3 (21.43%) Time Series Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Factor Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) R
3 4 (28.57%) PROC SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) SAS Macro
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Minitab
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