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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 100 99 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing Clustering 2 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.79% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 2.52% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £275 £455 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +23.47%
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
465 516 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.77% 31.52% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 338 157
Median daily rate £390 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 8
Median hourly rate £13.38 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.83% +3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 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 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (25.00%) Replication
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) High Availability
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (16.67%) NAS
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (16.67%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) Puppet
6 2 (16.67%) Percona
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) NAS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Games
1 2 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Database Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV
4 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCDE
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCSP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Opsview
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Cacti
2 1 (8.33%) Graphite
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Salt
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Percona
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas