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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 95 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Clustering 14 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.91% 1.05% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.64% 3.68% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 6
Median daily rate £400 £408 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +24.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £269 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
Clustering
West Yorkshire

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
531 408 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.39% 28.49% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 282 210
Median daily rate £413 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 9
Median hourly rate £14.13 £13.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.62% -11.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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
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 28 May 2016, 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 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (45.00%) High Availability
6 7 (35.00%) CRM
6 7 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (20.00%) SAN
9 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (20.00%) CCNP
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Perl
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014

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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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) BGP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) FWSM
2 3 (15.00%) HSRP
2 3 (15.00%) MPLS
2 3 (15.00%) OSPF
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
2 3 (15.00%) VRRP
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.00%) DTS
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Redis
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Hudson
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) DBA
2 7 (35.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Database Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) High Availability
2 7 (35.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Information Management
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNP
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) CCIE
3 2 (10.00%) CCSP
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) CCDE
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.00%) vCloud
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cacti
1 2 (10.00%) Graphite
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.00%) Opsview
1 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.00%) Veritas
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec