Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 130 128
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Clustering 11 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.37% 0.40% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.31% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 14
Manchester median daily rate £413 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.02% -11.88% +10.12%
10th Percentile £353 £284 £290
90th Percentile £569 £425 £475
North West median daily rate £375 £535 £395
% change year-on-year -29.91% +35.44% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 860 837 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.22% 30.12% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 498 657
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £191 £169 £271
90th Percentile £545 £600 £571
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 58 26
Manchester median hourly rate £20.88 £19.75 £14.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.72% +40.59% -17.37%
10th Percentile £13.81 £13.29 £11.33
90th Percentile £31.90 £33.68 £28.03
North West median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +31.25% -8.57%

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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 21 January 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) SAP BW
3 3 (27.27%) NetWeaver
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Basis
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Hyperic
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible

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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 (27.27%) NetWeaver
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) SAP BW
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Basis Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Basis
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
3 1 (9.09%) SFIA
3 1 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Hyperic
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) IBM