Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 116 93
Rank change year-on-year -17 -23 +29
Contract jobs citing Clustering 8 16 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.60% 1.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 2.19% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £430 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +63.81% -30.28%
10th Percentile £401 £325 £206
90th Percentile £531 £459 £468
Scotland median daily rate £285 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -18.57% +16.67% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 826 730 806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.90% 27.24% 33.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 398 432
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +7.84%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £280
90th Percentile £549 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +89.69% -9.63%
10th Percentile £12.20 £10.81 £10.78
90th Percentile £21.00 £43.39 £49.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year -36.36% -25.17% +98.65%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Edinburgh

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Edinburgh

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Edinburgh

Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) Skype
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (37.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) InfluxDB
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (12.50%) Informix
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Grafana
3 2 (25.00%) Prometheus
3 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Charles River
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
5 1 (12.50%) CA
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Splunk
5 1 (12.50%) Talend
5 1 (12.50%) Varonis