The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Renfrewshire / Erskine
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 41 17
Rank change year-on-year +28 -24  
Contract jobs citing Clustering 3 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 11.11% 5.44% 9.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.27% 13.11% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 6
Median daily rate £254 £300 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.41% -20.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £267 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £317 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +13.63% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +43.58%  

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 Erskine with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11 183 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 40.74% 41.50% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 121 28
Median daily rate £395 £310 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.41% -7.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £223 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine 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 Erskine

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Netcool
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas