The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 117 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Contract jobs citing Clustering 3 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% 1.12% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 3.69% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £350 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £469 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
617 677 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.12% 30.25% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 439 306
Median daily rate £390 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £34.00
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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West 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
Leeds -3 2 £275 -39.56% 5
Halifax +7 1 £425 -
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (26.67%) Replication
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) SAN
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) High Availability
8 2 (13.33%) Percona
8 2 (13.33%) F5
8 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) Puppet
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) Docker
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) Opsview

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Games
1 2 (13.33%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Database Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.67%) IBM XIV
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CCDE
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCSP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Opsview
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
2 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Graphite
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Salt
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) Percona
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) Kaspersky
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas