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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 100 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing Clustering 19 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.30% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.06% 1.05% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
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£420 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £38.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-38.70% +55.00%
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
620 476 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.29% 28.12% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 318 209
Average daily rate £375 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 23
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £16.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £23.64 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 -16 13 £420 +11.25% 8
Bradford - 5 £425 - 1
Huddersfield - 2 - -
Halifax -2 1 - - 2
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) UNIX
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (41.46%) Linux
4 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (36.59%) VMware
5 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
6 14 (34.15%) SQL
7 13 (31.71%) SAN
8 12 (29.27%) ITIL
9 11 (26.83%) MySQL
9 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
9 11 (26.83%) Replication
9 11 (26.83%) Percona
9 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
11 9 (21.95%) HP
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco
12 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (17.07%) Perl
13 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (14.63%) HP UCMDB
14 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
14 6 (14.63%) Oracle
14 6 (14.63%) VBScript
14 6 (14.63%) Windows NT
14 6 (14.63%) Remedy
14 6 (14.63%) Internet
14 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (9.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) SAP EP
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Node.js
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP SRM
1 2 (4.88%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) Internet
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) DMZ
4 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.88%) Firewall
6 1 (2.44%) FWSM
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.44%) HSRP
6 1 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) MPLS
6 1 (2.44%) OSPF
6 1 (2.44%) BGP
6 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.44%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) MySQL
3 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) SimpleDB
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.32%) Redis
4 3 (7.32%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) DBA
2 11 (26.83%) MySQL DBA
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.88%) SAP ALE
2 2 (4.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Replication
2 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.63%) CMDB
4 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) UNIX
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (41.46%) Linux
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Windows NT
7 5 (12.20%) Windows 2000
8 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Change Management
4 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (7.32%) Server Building
6 2 (4.88%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) SOA
6 2 (4.88%) ETL
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Perl
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) VBScript
3 6 (14.63%) Jython
4 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 3 (7.32%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) NCDA
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) MCITP
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) Salt
2 3 (7.32%) Puppet
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.44%) Cacti
4 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.44%) Opsview
4 1 (2.44%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) VMware
2 11 (26.83%) Percona
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) HP
4 8 (19.51%) Cisco
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle
5 6 (14.63%) Remedy
6 3 (7.32%) NetApp
6 3 (7.32%) Brocade
6 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 2 (4.88%) SAP
7 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.44%) McAfee
8 1 (2.44%) Wyse
8 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.44%) Altiris
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) Compaq
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