Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 14 December 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 106 138
Rank change year-on-year -23 +32 -12
Contract jobs citing Clustering 12 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.45% 1.38% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 5.35% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 38 10
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -29.41%
10th Percentile £276 £290 £200
90th Percentile £538 £483 £446
England median daily rate £420 £420 £400
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.38 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +32.45% +14.29% -25.83%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 671 822 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.36% 25.72% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 539 543
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £195 £171
90th Percentile £544 £538 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 35
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% -29.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.86 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £42.75 £60.00
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 5 £375 -11.76% 2
Leicestershire +15 3 £525 +50.00%
Derbyshire +8 3 £288 -9.45%
Northamptonshire -29 1 £285 -17.39% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Akka
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Office 365
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) Docker
4 3 (25.00%) Microservices
4 3 (25.00%) API Design
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Scala
4 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (25.00%) McAfee
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) WSDL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Gradle
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Scala Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
2 2 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) SAN Support
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Scala Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Server Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Server Support
2 2 (16.67%) Server Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Akka
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) WSDL
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) ADSI
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
3 1 (8.33%) JNDI
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (16.67%) PDA
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) API Design
1 3 (25.00%) Microservices
1 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Server Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Groovy
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Scala
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Jython
3 1 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Galera Cluster
1 2 (16.67%) HP ALM
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (8.33%) CA Wily
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Ivanti
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
4 2 (16.67%) Percona
4 2 (16.67%) Red Box
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) IBM