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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 83 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Clustering 9 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.76% 1.71% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.87% 6.43% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -26.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £31.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% +21.15%
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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
314 280 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.68% 26.67% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 161 101
Average daily rate £368 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.84% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.13 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.03% +31.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.65 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £39.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 13 (72.22%) UNIX
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Ruby
5 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 4 (22.22%) Puppet
6 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 4 (22.22%) Couchbase
6 4 (22.22%) Salt
6 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (22.22%) Redis
6 4 (22.22%) Percona
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) Internet
6 4 (22.22%) MySQL
6 4 (22.22%) SimpleDB
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (22.22%) Replication
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) SimpleDB
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 4 (22.22%) Redis
1 4 (22.22%) Couchbase
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) DataPower
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) UNIX
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) Python
1 5 (27.78%) Ruby
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Salt
2 3 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 3 (16.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Percona
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
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