Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Gluster skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Gluster over the 6 months to 24 September 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.

Gluster
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 888 856 879
Rank change year-on-year -32 +23 +32
Contract jobs citing Gluster 4 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.022% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.027% 0.18% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 5
UK median daily rate £488 £484 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +16.63% -7.78%
10th Percentile £433 £425 £313
90th Percentile £560 £484 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £484 £390
% change year-on-year +13.64% +24.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Gluster is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,918 11,680 13,154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.63% 11.99% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,667 7,503 8,218
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £180 £160 £175
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 896 666 885
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +3.16% +1.81%
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.38 £40.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.26% -3.13% +3.23%

Gluster
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Gluster as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Gluster in the UK

Gluster
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gluster in the UK

Gluster
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gluster over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gluster in the UK

Gluster
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gluster within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England -37 4 £488 +0.72% 2
London -16 2 £456 +1.39% 1
UK excluding London -20 1 £550 +13.64% 2
North of England - 1 £550 - 1
North West - 1 £550 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Gluster 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 with a requirement for Gluster.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) iptables
3 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) RHCE
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server

Gluster
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Murex Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) Ceph
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Hitachi
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Murex
3 1 (25.00%) Reuters
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk