Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 22 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 105 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2 -19
Contract jobs citing Clustering 16 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.29% 0.47% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.54% 1.89% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.95% -6.15% -18.75%
10th Percentile £329 £161 £313
90th Percentile £434 £375 £338
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £407
% change year-on-year - -7.86% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -46.67% -5.26% -20.83%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 289 317 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.27% 25.00% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 203 313
Oxfordshire median daily rate £430 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +4.43% +9.72%
10th Percentile £180 £144 £213
90th Percentile £556 £576 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 29
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.80 £16.38 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +3.25% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.38 £40.13 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.59 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.22% +22.45% +18.88%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Oxfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Oxfordshire 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
Oxford +1 7 £388 +37.17% 1
Kidlington - 7 £375 -
Thame - 1 £463 -
Clustering
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) Web Services
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (68.75%) Office 365
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 11 (68.75%) SCOM
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
3 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) DHCP
4 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (56.25%) Replication
5 8 (50.00%) Kerberos
5 8 (50.00%) LDAP
5 8 (50.00%) McAfee
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Office 365
2 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DHCP
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 8 (50.00%) LDAP
2 8 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Ant
1 4 (25.00%) JMeter
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) JSF
2 4 (25.00%) JSP
2 4 (25.00%) JSR 168
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (25.00%) Struts
2 4 (25.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Replication
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 4 (25.00%) Build Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (25.00%) Personalization
7 3 (18.75%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
9 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
1 11 (68.75%) SCOM
2 8 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) McAfee
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco