Period
to 19 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 19 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 123 136
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing Clustering 9 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.51% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.69% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
Manchester median daily rate £400 £316 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.48% -20.94% +12.28%
10th Percentile £343 £239 £363
90th Percentile £533 £425 £464
North West median daily rate £375 £535 £400
% change year-on-year -29.91% +33.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 949 885 1,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.46% 30.31% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 538 781
Manchester median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +9.74%
10th Percentile £191 £174 £256
90th Percentile £538 £600 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 54 34
Manchester median hourly rate £21.76 £19.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +32.76% +7.41%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.82 £11.38
90th Percentile £32.20 £41.00 £29.22
North West median hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.08% +25.00% -8.57%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Stockport +7 1 £360 - 1
Clustering
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
3 2 (22.22%) NetWeaver
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (22.22%) NetWeaver
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) DBA
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
1 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Life Science
3 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Coaching
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Microservices
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) SFIA
2 1 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) SAP