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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 116 96 95
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing Clustering 9 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 1.21% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 4.03% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £300 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +5.55%
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
645 645 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.76% 30.13% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 451 329
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £10.43 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -9 8 £350 -22.22%
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
4 9 (34.62%) High Availability
5 7 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) CRM
6 6 (23.08%) SAN
6 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
7 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
7 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
8 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) CCNP
8 4 (15.38%) VPN
8 4 (15.38%) Perl
8 4 (15.38%) MySQL
8 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 4 (15.38%) Internet

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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) BGP
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) FWSM
3 3 (11.54%) HSRP
3 3 (11.54%) MPLS
3 3 (11.54%) OSPF
3 3 (11.54%) VRRP
4 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data
6 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.85%) Informix
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.85%) Redis
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Hudson
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) German Language
3 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) DBA
2 6 (23.08%) SQL DBA
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Database Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.85%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) High Availability
2 7 (26.92%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) ETL
7 1 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCNP
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) CCIE
3 2 (7.69%) CCSP
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CCDE
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) Docker
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.85%) vCloud
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.85%) vSphere
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Opsview
2 2 (7.69%) Cacti
2 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Graphite
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Salt
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) F5
6 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Percona
6 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam