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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 53 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Clustering 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.29% 0.92% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.92% 2.46% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £538 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £160 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £440 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +7.14%
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
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
204 203 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.90% 37.18% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 131 77
Median daily rate £425 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 13
Median hourly rate £15.72 £12.35 £15.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.24% -18.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £10.80 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.40 £24.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +1 8 £538 +79.16%
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) Informix
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (30.00%) RIA
4 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) iSeries
4 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (30.00%) F5
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Couchbase
4 3 (30.00%) Dropwizard
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Couchbase
1 3 (30.00%) Informix
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) OAT Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Dropwizard
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iSeries
1 3 (30.00%) RIA
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) F5
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) VMware