The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
England / Yorkshire
Rank 110 119 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing Clustering 7 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.66% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 2.41% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 16
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +21.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
689 787 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.96% 27.33% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 539 461
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 42
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.10 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £19.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Clustering Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Clustering
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clustering across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Clustering Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Clustering
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Clustering Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
West Yorkshire +7 4 £475 +26.66% 6
South Yorkshire -4 2 £344 -31.25%
North Yorkshire +12 1 £360 +15.20%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) High Availability
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (18.75%) vRealize
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (18.75%) HTTP
5 3 (18.75%) Apache
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) vSphere

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) AMQP
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) Informix
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) iGaming
2 1 (6.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DBA
1 7 (43.75%) SQL DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Kafka
1 2 (12.50%) LAMP
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (6.25%) JDBC
2 1 (6.25%) JMS
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) WAP
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
1 2 (12.50%) RIA
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) vRealize
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas