Period
to 14 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 99 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +10
Contract jobs citing Clustering 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.37% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Birmingham median daily rate £313 - £338
10th Percentile £212 - £284
90th Percentile £415 - £381
West Midlands median daily rate £405 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +24.62% -7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 357 393 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 26.42% 27.70% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 245 318
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £248 £218 £237
90th Percentile £588 £535 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.25 £17.68 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% +30.98% -20.59%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.13 £9.39
90th Percentile £51.25 £23.40 £18.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.41
% change year-on-year +0.95% -3.38% +7.12%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Birmingham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (40.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (40.00%) DocuSign
4 1 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) HACMP
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) DocuSign
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas