Period
to 19 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 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
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 82 95
Rank change year-on-year +29 +13 +7
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 3 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Essex 0.30% 0.42% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.32% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Median daily rate £650 £400 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -31.91% -
East of England median daily rate £441 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +10.31% -15.79% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £26.90
East of England median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 130 227 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.04% 31.48% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 131 234
Median daily rate £393 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.78% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £203 £225 £349
90th Percentile £600 £550 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 13
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -38.46% -29.73%
10th Percentile £18.95 £12.90 £15.75
90th Percentile £38.00 £38.70 £69.50
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +125.00% -15.79% -19.15%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Essex

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Clustering in Essex.

Daily rate trend for Clustering in Essex

Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Clustering in Essex.

Hourly rate trend for Clustering in Essex

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. 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
Southend-on-Sea +16 1 £650 +13.04%
Clustering
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On