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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 49 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing Clustering 1 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.23% 1.57% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 5.13% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £413 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +81.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +21.37%

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
135 156 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.54% 30.59% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 117 65
Median daily rate £425 £450 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +56.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Median hourly rate £20.97 £16.00 £10.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.06% +46.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.00 £8.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.85 £20.00 £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

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
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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -8 1 £413 -17.50%
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (14.29%) JDBC
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
1 1 (14.29%) WAP
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (14.29%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) VMware