Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +60
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.72% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £335 - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £490 £400
% change year-on-year -3.06% +22.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 188 236 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 33.94% 34.91% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 169 124
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £274 £219 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £593
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -69.25% +51.78%
10th Percentile £13.75 £10.61 £45.11
90th Percentile £20.00 £24.30 £45.96
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -28.00% +12.36% -21.93%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) CommVault
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) VCP5
2 1 (25.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) CommVault
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec