Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 130 94
Rank change year-on-year +6 -36 +17
Contract jobs citing Clustering 8 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.48% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% +20.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £319 £268 £206
90th Percentile £513 £363 £306
Scotland median daily rate £338 £268 £281
% change year-on-year +26.17% -4.63% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.25

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 687 810 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.26% 27.99% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 453 315
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £243
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +20.00% +31.44%
10th Percentile £15.28 £18.27 £14.48
90th Percentile £46.63 £130.25 £52.15
Scotland median hourly rate £21.56 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.23% +6.58%

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Edinburgh

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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 18 January 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 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Software Licensing
2 5 (62.50%) Private Cloud
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Licensing
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning

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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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) InfluxDB
4 1 (12.50%) Informix
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Licensing
1 5 (62.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Licensing
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Database Security
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Grafana
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Prometheus
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) Charles River
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) VMware