The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 32 37 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13  
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.77% 1.43% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 8.16% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £395 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +43.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -32.43% -6.32%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 76 49 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 29.12% 17.50% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 88
Median daily rate £431 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £495 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.88 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.50% -6.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £10.58 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £15.18 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Southampton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Southampton

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Top 4 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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%) Alfresco
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management