Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Clustering over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 89 112
Rank change year-on-year -3 +23 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 5 2 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.54% 0.24% 1.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.24% 1.07% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 24
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £271 £310 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +19.23% -
10th Percentile £259 £305 £208
90th Percentile £279 £315 £341
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £271 £310 £260
% change year-on-year -12.50% +19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.25 - £28.00
10th Percentile £29.43 - £27.55
90th Percentile £30.88 - £28.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.25 - £28.00

Microsoft Clustering is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 223 187 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.27% 22.00% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 141 371
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £375 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.58% -12.31%
10th Percentile £255 £285 £220
90th Percentile £538 £500 £434
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £375 £285
% change year-on-year - +31.58% -12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 37
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +42.86% +9.80%
10th Percentile £22.45 £25.05 £25.77
90th Percentile £30.75 £50.00 £36.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -24.38% +42.86% +9.80%

Microsoft Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Clustering
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 Microsoft Clustering in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Clustering.

1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) vCenter Server
2 4 (80.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Server Building
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (40.00%) Degree

Microsoft Clustering
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
3 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Server Support
4 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 4 (80.00%) Server Building
2 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (80.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) HP