Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 20 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 82 80
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -22
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 1.30% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 4.39% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 18
Reading median daily rate - £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.71% -19.72%
Berkshire median daily rate £369 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -13.24% - -22.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Reading median hourly rate - £21.06 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -46.67% +15.38% -

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 442 433 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.97% 29.70% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 229 361
Reading median daily rate £386 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £234 £188 £220
90th Percentile £538 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 17
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £24.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.78% +44.12% -10.53%
10th Percentile £10.54 £18.61 £11.53
90th Percentile £40.00 £55.52 £88.29
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.81 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.77% -0.94% +14.29%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Reading

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Reading

Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware