Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 September 2019 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
England > North East
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 87 93
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 0 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 1.07% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category - 5.26% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
North East median daily rate - £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% +19.23%
England median daily rate £443 £363 £415
% change year-on-year +22.07% -12.65% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £30.25 -
England median hourly rate - £31.00 £16.17
% change year-on-year - +91.71% -42.25%

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 127 247 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.03% 20.38% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 167 153
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £150 £257 £263
90th Percentile £595 £553 £498
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
North East median hourly rate £22.37 £15.35 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.73% -61.63% +42.86%
10th Percentile £14.13 £11.45 £24.45
90th Percentile £32.50 £32.28 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.63% +6.86% -22.22%

Microsoft Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Microsoft Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in the North East

Microsoft Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in the North East

Microsoft Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in the North East