The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 29 36 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9  
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.37% 0.40% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.41% 1.33% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £415 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -32.43% -6.32%  

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 81 75 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 32.02% 30.12% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 64 46
Median daily rate £358 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +6.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £485 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £16.50 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.33% -68.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Clustering as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Liverpool

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Liverpool

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Liverpool

Clustering
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas File System
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Specialist
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas File System
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP