Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 134 119
Rank change year-on-year +29 -15 -23
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.27% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.99% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.09% +12.18% +53.69%
10th Percentile £351 £340 £325
90th Percentile £384 £531 £463
Scotland median daily rate £359 £285 £390
% change year-on-year +25.96% -26.92% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 573 807 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.27% 27.28% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 365 393
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £179 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -46.15% +86.70%
10th Percentile £16.30 £12.20 £16.13
90th Percentile £43.65 £22.00 £43.39
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -22.22% -39.19%

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 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 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Lumension
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (16.67%) Server Management
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
4 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Server Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
3 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) BIND 9
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
2 1 (16.67%) Lumension
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware