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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Clustering over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > East Midlands
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 7 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
10th Percentile £381 - -
25th Percentile £452 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 - -
75th Percentile £493 - -
90th Percentile £500 - -
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 - £61.00
% change year-on-year - - +22.00%

Microsoft Clustering is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 149 138 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.88% 12.87% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 92 62
10th Percentile £239 £192 £150
25th Percentile £360 £312 £221
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £396 £338
Median % change year-on-year +19.95% +17.33% -11.18%
75th Percentile £520 £467 £500
90th Percentile £563 £583 £598
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
10th Percentile £18.05 £23.40 £12.43
25th Percentile £19.25 £27.00 £13.63
Median hourly rate £22.50 £50.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -55.45% +215.63% -13.51%
75th Percentile £41.88 £51.00 £48.15
90th Percentile £52.75 £54.90 £52.26
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.11 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.78% +18.49% +5.41%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Clustering in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft 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 Microsoft Clustering within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Derbyshire - 5 £465 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £500 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £325 -
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England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Clustering.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2016
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2019
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 6 (85.71%) Failover Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (85.71%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (85.71%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Identity Management
2 6 (85.71%) PKI
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) McAfee
2 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus

Microsoft Clustering
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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2016
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Loss Prevention
1 6 (85.71%) Identity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
1 6 (85.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 6 (85.71%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (85.71%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (85.71%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) McAfee
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware