Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Clustering over the 6 months to 22 January 2020 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.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 185 181
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.031% 0.18% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 1.54% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.67% -12.69% +19.31%
10th Percentile £439 £363 £429
90th Percentile £466 £388 £430
England median daily rate £436 £375 £394
% change year-on-year +16.33% -4.76% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £50.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - +56.25% -

Microsoft Clustering is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 501 585 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.77% 12.00% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 353 328
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £438 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +1.74% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £189
90th Percentile £587 £613 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 16
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £15.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.46% +26.00% -14.53%
10th Percentile £13.41 £13.33 £10.94
90th Percentile £34.30 £27.23 £16.00
England median hourly rate £18.13 £17.50 £16.82
% change year-on-year +3.57% +4.07% -15.93%

Microsoft Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in Yorkshire

Microsoft Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Yorkshire

Microsoft Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server

Microsoft Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administration Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware