Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 52 73
Rank change year-on-year -26 +21 +18
Contract jobs citing Clustering 10 34 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.12% 3.84% 3.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.98% 10.00% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 45 59
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £592 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.38% +82.00% +26.21%
10th Percentile £336 £313 £279
90th Percentile £439 £638 £536
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £592 £323
% change year-on-year -32.38% +83.41% +25.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £32.00 -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £32.00 -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 336 340 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.80% 38.42% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 242 543
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £431 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £285
90th Percentile £575 £636 £533
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £433 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +8.13% +6.67% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 16
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.00 £10.65 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.07% -63.28% +12.62%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £27.50
90th Percentile £17.10 £32.35 £58.63
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £11.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +20.45% -62.07% +12.62%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (60.00%) GitLab
3 6 (60.00%) Security Hardening
4 5 (50.00%) vMotion
4 5 (50.00%) vCenter Server
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) SCOM
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) XenApp

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) GitLab
2 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Server Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Server Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (60.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (30.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) SCCM
3 5 (50.00%) SCOM
3 5 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (50.00%) vCenter Server
3 5 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (50.00%) BMC
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) EMC