The 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 36 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Clustering 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.46% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.73% 1.03% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £346 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.69% -1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Clustering
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
161 97 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.27% 30.60% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 49 45
Average daily rate £328 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £181 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 14
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £190.00 £44.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 6 £300 -40.00%
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (15.38%) Data Security
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) Games
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) AMQP
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Couchbase
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) DTS
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
1 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (15.38%) Kafka
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSD
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Intel
5 1 (7.69%) Software AG