The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Telford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 -  
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 0.66% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -32.43% -6.32%  

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Telford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 40 58 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 26.49% 15.43% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 6
Median daily rate £415 £458 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.28% +9.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £376 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £543 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford citing Clustering as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Telford

Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Telford region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) UAG
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) UAG
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft