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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 91 106 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing Clustering 7 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.40% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 1.45% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £347 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £44.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +83.33%

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
480 550 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.33% 27.82% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 379 286
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £10.50 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +5 6 £488 +30.00% 4
Bradford - 1 £350 -
Clustering
Yorkshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (30.00%) vRealize
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Informix
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) FTP
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services

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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) AMQP
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Informix
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) iGaming
2 1 (10.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
1 4 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Kafka
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (20.00%) RIA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) vRealize
2 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) Opsview
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam