Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 94 93
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.27% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.82% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - £425
East of England median daily rate £463 £365 £575
% change year-on-year +26.71% -36.52% +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 161 220 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.09% 14.66% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 106 60
Hertfordshire median daily rate £401 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +20.00% -0.63%
10th Percentile £163 £197 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £541
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 5
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.75 £19.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.32% +36.21% -58.57%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.75 £11.70
90th Percentile £34.38 £29.00 £27.52
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.67 £17.25
% change year-on-year +19.29% -14.96% -54.00%

Microsoft Clustering
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