The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 32 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Clustering 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.57% 0.87% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.59% 5.26% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £377 £235 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.63% -37.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+20.37% +3.84%
Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 57 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.29% 16.62% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 15
Average daily rate £264 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £201 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 3
Average hourly rate £13.35 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.25% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.50 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £89.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 4 £377 +60.63% 3
Rotherham - - - -
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) DTS
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Replication
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) iSeries
6 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) DTS
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (9.09%) SRDF
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
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Rate: £200 per day
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago