Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 July 2018 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 90 83
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.078% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.26% 0.55% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £383 - £425
10th Percentile £369 - £413
90th Percentile £397 - £438
East of England median daily rate £383 £490 £575
% change year-on-year -21.94% -14.78% +91.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £16.17 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -28.13% +28.57%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 159 183 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.07% 14.25% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 89 47
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £200 £206 £203
90th Percentile £550 £589 £558
East of England median daily rate £436 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -3.06% +5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.10 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.66% +3.57% -56.59%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.75 £13.05
90th Percentile £17.50 £20.12 £15.74
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £14.67 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.47% -16.17% -30.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 1 £365 -
Microsoft Clustering
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware