Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 133 142
Rank change year-on-year +59 +9 -18
Contract jobs citing Clustering 3 11 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.40% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 8
Median daily rate £363 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.71% +10.39%
10th Percentile £340 £313 £360
90th Percentile £385 £413 £565
North West median daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% -21.95%
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 232 787 941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 27.17% 28.44% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 510 527
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £171 £188 £213
90th Percentile £550 £600 £550
North West median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 40
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £24.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -35.16% +29.88%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.25 £12.69
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.53 £32.50
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.50 £23.15
% change year-on-year -3.66% -11.45% +10.24%

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
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 21 September 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft