Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 120 133
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13 -13
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.91% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 3.17% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 15
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +16.67% -26.83%
10th Percentile £296 £250 £200
90th Percentile £538 £408 £448
England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.38 £36.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +23.28% +44.00% -36.71%

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 652 853 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.81% 28.60% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 508 519
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.53% +4.27% +3.81%
10th Percentile £231 £249 £188
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 41
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.15 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.03% -25.55% +20.42%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £34.20 £44.09 £60.00
England median hourly rate £21.59 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +0.40% +4.88% -2.38%

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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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019. 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
Leicestershire +8 2 £525 +50.00%
Northamptonshire -3 2 £475 +90.00%
Derbyshire +7 1 £145 -62.19% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £500 +38.89%
Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering

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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 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Scala Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Akka
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) WSDL
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Memcached
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) API Design
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Groovy
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCSP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) Samba
4 1 (16.67%) Squid
4 1 (16.67%) Varnish
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) WMI
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) WSO2