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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 97 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Clustering 10 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.82% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 2.80% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Median daily rate £400 £369 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £279 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £465 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +23.47%
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
584 535 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.18% 29.08% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 298 273
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £227 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.98 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.59 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

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 27 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (45.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Solaris
2 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
2 8 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 6 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (25.00%) JBoss
4 5 (25.00%) Veritas
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Middleware
4 5 (25.00%) Ansible
5 3 (15.00%) Hudson
5 3 (15.00%) GPFS
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (15.00%) HACMP
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) AIX
5 3 (15.00%) WebLogic

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 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (25.00%) JBoss
4 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (10.00%) Apache
6 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.00%) Hudson
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Middleware Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) RedPrairie Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) JDBC
4 1 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) HACMP
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Service Management
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Information Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Jython
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (15.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (25.00%) Ansible
3 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Veritas
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) Sun
5 2 (10.00%) JDA
5 2 (10.00%) RedPrairie