Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 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 East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 35 53
Rank change year-on-year -44 +18 +29
Contract jobs citing Clustering 14 53 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.55% 5.92% 5.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.81% 14.29% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 50 103
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £337 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.11% +9.59% +21.18%
10th Percentile £280 £305 £224
90th Percentile £550 £638 £524
North East median daily rate £425 £337 £308
% change year-on-year +26.11% +9.59% +19.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.25 - £28.00
10th Percentile £29.43 - £27.55
90th Percentile £30.88 - £28.50
North East median hourly rate £30.25 - £28.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 367 371 1,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.51% 41.45% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 266 733
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +15.38% -21.69%
10th Percentile £252 £263 £218
90th Percentile £638 £550 £500
North East median daily rate £385 £365 £330
% change year-on-year +5.48% +10.61% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 67
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.25 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.72% -34.55% +52.78%
10th Percentile £11.59 £10.14 £15.00
90th Percentile £34.83 £48.92 £31.40
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -35.19% +50.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -47 14 £425 +26.11%
Clustering
North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Puppet
4 7 (50.00%) vCenter Server
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) PKI
6 5 (35.71%) McAfee
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) GitLab
6 5 (35.71%) vMotion
6 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) vSphere
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) PowerShell

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) iPlanet
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Slack
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) GitLab
2 4 (28.57%) Artifactory
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Server Support
2 4 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Server Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Server Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support
4 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) PKI
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Decision-Making
2 4 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Server Building
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Security Hardening
3 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 2 (14.29%) Docker
6 1 (7.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (50.00%) vCenter Server
3 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (35.71%) vMotion
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
4 3 (21.43%) SCOM
4 3 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Ansible
5 2 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) McAfee
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
6 3 (21.43%) BMC
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) Sun