Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 121 150
Rank change year-on-year +32 +29 -25
Contract jobs citing Clustering 5 21 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.78% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 2.80% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 7
Median daily rate £500 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -17.14% +18.24%
10th Percentile £373 £315 £270
90th Percentile £568 £400 £570
North West median daily rate £400 £363 £438
% change year-on-year +10.34% -17.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 456 750 951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.81% 27.86% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 460 558
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £170 £231 £236
90th Percentile £573 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 52
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -15.85% +32.26%
10th Percentile £12.57 £11.93 £12.93
90th Percentile £34.24 £29.96 £32.00
Median hourly rate £34.89 £20.69 £21.70
% change year-on-year +68.61% -4.65% +24.00%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Clustering in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Clustering in Manchester over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Clustering in Manchester.

Hourly rate trend for Clustering in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) PBX
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy

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 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) AWS
3 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) PBX
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPLS
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (20.00%) Spinnaker
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Istio
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
2 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Arista
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware