Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 895 867 888
Rank change year-on-year -28 +21 +7
Contract jobs citing Gluster 2 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.019% 0.006%
As % of the System Software category 0.013% 0.15% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 4
UK median daily rate £469 £484 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.15% +4.65% +32.14%
10th Percentile £436 £425 £309
90th Percentile £517 £484 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £484 £300
% change year-on-year - +61.33% -
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 15,853 12,937 12,754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.19% 12.63% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,369 8,394 7,997
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +6.80%
10th Percentile £180 £156 £173
90th Percentile £625 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +8.00% +7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 880 703 870
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +5.60% -0.79%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.27 £46.98 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.67% - -4.00%

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 2 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 9 December 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 -25 2 £469 -3.15%
London +6 1 £438 -2.78%

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (50.00%) Ceph
2 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Management
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Murex
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

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 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Murex Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Ceph
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Murex
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) VMware