Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 125 126
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing Clustering 10 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.55% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.83% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 11
Manchester median daily rate £425 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +10.34%
North West median daily rate £400 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £21.00

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 990 873 1,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.00% 29.95% 34.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 522 761
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £170 £224
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 34
Manchester median hourly rate £26.21 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.92% +31.03% +11.54%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.35 £11.38
90th Percentile £32.50 £43.33 £34.28
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +15.75% +25.00% -4.95%

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 September 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 September 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 - 1 £360 - 1
Clustering
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (20.00%) Confluence
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat

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 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) Microservices
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp OnCommand
2 2 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft