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 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 104 86 114
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing Clustering 21 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 1.37% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 5.20% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 2
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£340 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +43.20%
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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
596 596 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.85% 26.33% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 347 292
Average daily rate £350 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 22 68
Average hourly rate £12.25 £13.86 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -18.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.50 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.63 £21.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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
West Yorkshire -8 15 £320 -21.23% 9
North Yorkshire -2 4 £400 +3.22% 2
South Yorkshire +1 2 £340 +4.61% 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 17 (40.48%) SQL
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Linux
5 10 (23.81%) UNIX
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (21.43%) ITIL
6 9 (21.43%) VMware
7 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (19.05%) High Availability
8 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 7 (16.67%) Oracle
8 7 (16.67%) Replication
9 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 6 (14.29%) Web Services
9 6 (14.29%) HP
9 6 (14.29%) SAN
9 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 6 (14.29%) Lync
10 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (11.90%) vSphere
10 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
10 5 (11.90%) WSUS
10 5 (11.90%) Office Communications Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.29%) Lync
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.90%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.14%) Apache
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.38%) SAS
6 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.38%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.38%) SAP SRM
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) MGCP
2 4 (9.52%) H.323
2 4 (9.52%) PBX
2 4 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.38%) HTTP
4 1 (2.38%) DMZ
4 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SimpleDB
5 2 (4.76%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.76%) Redis
5 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.38%) MS Access
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) DBA
2 8 (19.05%) SQL DBA
3 7 (16.67%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Server Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) VMware Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Designer
9 1 (2.38%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (9.52%) Middleware
3 4 (9.52%) X-Windows
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) JDBC
6 1 (2.38%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.38%) REST
6 1 (2.38%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (2.38%) JSON
6 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.38%) WCF
6 1 (2.38%) WPF
6 1 (2.38%) WSDL
6 1 (2.38%) JMS
6 1 (2.38%) XSD
6 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Replication
2 4 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.14%) DataPower
4 2 (4.76%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) iSeries
5 1 (2.38%) CMDB
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) UNIX
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) High Availability
4 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) ETL
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) ITSM
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.38%) Change Control
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
2 5 (11.90%) Python
2 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
2 5 (11.90%) Ruby
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.76%) C++
3 2 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) VBScript
4 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) MCITP
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (9.52%) MCSE
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) vSphere
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (9.52%) ISA Server
2 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) UAG
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) WSUS
2 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (4.76%) Salt
4 2 (4.76%) SCCM
4 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 2 (4.76%) Puppet
4 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco
6 4 (9.52%) Altiris
6 4 (9.52%) Avaya
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.52%) Polycom
7 3 (7.14%) SAP
8 2 (4.76%) McAfee
8 2 (4.76%) IBM
9 1 (2.38%) F5
9 1 (2.38%) EMC
9 1 (2.38%) Intel
9 1 (2.38%) Software AG
9 1 (2.38%) Retek
9 1 (2.38%) Remedy
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