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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 95 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing Clustering 8 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 1.29% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 4.37% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £363 £346
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +5.55%
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
486 481 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.93% 29.49% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 345 199
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.08 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) High Availability
6 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
7 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) CRM
7 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) VMware
9 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco
10 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) CCNP
10 4 (17.39%) VPN
10 4 (17.39%) Perl
10 4 (17.39%) MySQL
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (17.39%) SAN
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
10 4 (17.39%) Internet
10 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
10 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) BGP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) FWSM
2 3 (13.04%) HSRP
2 3 (13.04%) MPLS
2 3 (13.04%) OSPF
2 3 (13.04%) VRRP
3 2 (8.70%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) Informix
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) Redis
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Hudson
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) German Language
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) DBA
2 6 (26.09%) SQL DBA
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Database Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) IBM XIV
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) High Availability
2 7 (30.43%) CRM
3 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Information Management
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCNP
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) CCSP
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) CCDE
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.70%) Docker
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (4.35%) vCloud
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Opsview
2 2 (8.70%) Cacti
2 2 (8.70%) Graphite
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Salt
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.04%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) Percona
6 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) Veritas
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) CommVault
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky