Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 838 876
Rank change year-on-year -23 +38 -7
Contract jobs citing Gluster 10 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.013% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category 0.078% 0.10% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
UK median daily rate £460 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +81.82% -
10th Percentile £375 £410 £263
90th Percentile £484 £548 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £475 -
% change year-on-year +0.95% - -
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 12,887 11,638 10,949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.71% 12.12% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,414 7,260 6,408
UK median daily rate £450 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £163 £163 £158
90th Percentile £625 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.94% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 701 841 1,109
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £43.75 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +3.33%

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
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 23 February 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 -24 9 £450 -10.00%
UK excluding London 0 6 £480 +0.95%
South East -1 5 £484 -3.20%
London -46 4 £450 -10.00%
Isle of Man - 1 £475 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) OpenShift
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (70.00%) Docker
3 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
4 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) JBoss
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) LDAP
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
5 4 (40.00%) Splunk
5 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
5 4 (40.00%) Confluence
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation 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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
1 4 (40.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) OpenShift
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LDAP
1 4 (40.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Splunk
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software