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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 89 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.45% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 2.15% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
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£425 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
368 325 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.74% 20.75% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 169 191
Average daily rate £360 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.55 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.40 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +5 1 - - 7
Wakefield - 1 - -
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) SAN
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
6 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) UNIX
8 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (21.74%) SLA
10 5 (21.74%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
11 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
11 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
12 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
12 3 (13.04%) Percona
12 3 (13.04%) QA
12 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
12 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (13.04%) VMware
12 3 (13.04%) Solaris
12 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
12 3 (13.04%) MCSE
12 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
12 3 (13.04%) MySQL

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
2 2 (8.70%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 3 (13.04%) MySQL
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DBA
2 8 (34.78%) Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) SQL DBA
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) JDBC
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) JMS
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
1 2 (8.70%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) UNIX
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenServer
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Percona
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.35%) Brocade
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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