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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 121 116 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Contract jobs citing Clustering 25 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 1.10% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% 4.18% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 30
Average daily rate £388 £295 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.35% -18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +35.38%
Clustering
England

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
894 766 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.44% 26.29% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 478 403
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 42
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £10.50 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £34.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clustering across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire -7 17 £378 +41.12% 2
South Yorkshire -9 6 £500 +20.84% 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 17 (43.59%) SQL
5 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
6 15 (38.46%) Red Hat
7 12 (30.77%) VMware
8 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
8 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (28.21%) High Availability
9 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
10 9 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (23.08%) HP
10 9 (23.08%) CRM
10 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
11 8 (20.51%) Unix
11 8 (20.51%) Perl
11 8 (20.51%) SAN
11 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
12 7 (17.95%) Veritas
13 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
13 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (15.38%) Finance
13 6 (15.38%) Security Patching
13 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
14 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (12.82%) Jenkins

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) BGP
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (10.26%) EIGRP
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) FWSM
2 4 (10.26%) HSRP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) MPLS
2 4 (10.26%) OSPF
2 4 (10.26%) VPN
2 4 (10.26%) VRRP
3 3 (7.69%) NAS
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) DMZ
4 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.13%) Informix
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) Redis
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.56%) DTS
4 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Hudson
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) DBA
2 6 (15.38%) SQL DBA
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.13%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.13%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (20.51%) Unix
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.13%) Solaris
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) SUSE
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) High Availability
2 9 (23.08%) CRM
3 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.38%) Security Patching
5 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps
5 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.69%) Information Security
8 2 (5.13%) Data Security
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
3 8 (20.51%) Perl
4 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.56%) C-shell
7 1 (2.56%) Korn
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CCNP
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) CCIE
3 2 (5.13%) CCSP
3 2 (5.13%) CISSP
3 2 (5.13%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) CCDE
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.13%) DFS Replication
4 2 (5.13%) vCloud
4 2 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (5.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Docker
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.26%) Cacti
2 4 (10.26%) Graphite
2 4 (10.26%) Nagios
2 4 (10.26%) Opsview
2 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.69%) Puppet
4 2 (5.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.13%) SCCM
4 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.56%) Ansible
5 1 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 12 (30.77%) VMware
4 9 (23.08%) HP
5 7 (17.95%) Veritas
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle
7 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.69%) Dell
8 3 (7.69%) F5
9 2 (5.13%) EMC
9 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.13%) IBM
9 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.56%) Citrix
10 1 (2.56%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) SAP
10 1 (2.56%) Sun
10 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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Spring Technology
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Rate: negotiable
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