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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 52 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.79% 1.12% 2.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 3.57% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £488 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +29.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £310 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £530 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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
154 140 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.26% 31.32% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 94 39
Median daily rate £440 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £480 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Median hourly rate £16.42 £13.23 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.11% -13.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £25.00 £128.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -18 4 £400 -17.94%
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Security Patching
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) High Availability
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) DMZ

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 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DMZ
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) OAT Tester
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Server Building
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Threat Detection
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) DFS Replication
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas