Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 99 73
Rank change year-on-year -20 -26 +44
Contract jobs citing Clustering 9 12 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.57% 2.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.95% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 19
Edinburgh median daily rate £463 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.56% +1.18% -10.53%
10th Percentile £394 £358 £315
90th Percentile £494 £465 £488
Scotland median daily rate £285 £340 £313
% change year-on-year -16.18% +8.80% -2.34%
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 808 615 928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.91% 29.40% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 355 455
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £395 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -4.24% +13.01%
10th Percentile £270 £207 £280
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £43.39 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.67% +97.23% +29.41%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.88 £12.94
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.17 £48.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% -9.09% +86.08%

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 23 June 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 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Skype for Business
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 5 (55.56%) Skype
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 5 (55.56%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing

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 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 5 (55.56%) Skype
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Engineering Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (55.56%) XenApp
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) Splunk
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) Charles River
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
5 1 (11.11%) Varonis