The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
Rank 79 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.41% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 1.46% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £488 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £347 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £44.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +83.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
387 411 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.15% 28.27% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 296 193
Median daily rate £410 £405 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £564 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £10.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £19.75 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Clustering across the Leeds region.

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) vRealize
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Informix
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) AMQP
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) Informix
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) iGaming
2 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) vRealize
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (12.50%) Opsview
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) CommVault
4 1 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam