The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 84 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Clustering 18 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 0.78% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.01% 2.73% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Median daily rate £413 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +41.81%
Clustering
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
449 550 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.62% 28.59% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 282 278
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £496 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 21
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.37 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £29.00 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Clustering across the Manchester region.

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £425 - 2
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
2 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
4 6 (21.43%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) AIX
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) JBoss
5 5 (17.86%) SSL
5 5 (17.86%) HACMP
5 5 (17.86%) Middleware
5 5 (17.86%) Banking
5 5 (17.86%) GPFS
6 4 (14.29%) High Availability
6 4 (14.29%) PowerHA
6 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Legal
6 4 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (14.29%) SAN
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE
6 4 (14.29%) Unix
7 3 (10.71%) Solaris
7 3 (10.71%) .NET
7 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) JDBC
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Eclipse

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.86%) JBoss
4 4 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (10.71%) NetWeaver
6 2 (7.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SSL
2 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) DB2
1 3 (10.71%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.71%) Gradle
2 3 (10.71%) Hudson
3 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Middleware Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) DBA
6 2 (7.14%) RedPrairie Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Server Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) J2EE
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) JDBC
3 3 (10.71%) JMS
3 3 (10.71%) SAP Basis
3 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (7.14%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) HACMP
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Life Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) AIX
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris
5 2 (7.14%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.71%) ERP
3 3 (10.71%) ETL
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.71%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) Groovy
2 3 (10.71%) Ruby
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Jython
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) GPFS
2 4 (14.29%) PowerHA
3 3 (10.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Veritas
3 2 (7.14%) JDA
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) RedPrairie
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
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