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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 108 75 102
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +27
Contract jobs citing Clustering 28 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 1.87% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.02% 7.03% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 4
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£320 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £31.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% +21.15%
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
696 654 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.01% 26.57% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 374 281
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 50
Average hourly rate £11.79 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.41% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -15 18 £315 +0.80% 7
South Yorkshire +3 8 £414 +47.77%
North Yorkshire -8 1 £500 +25.00% 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (43.40%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
3 19 (35.85%) Linux
4 17 (32.08%) UNIX
4 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
5 16 (30.19%) SQL
6 13 (24.53%) VMware
6 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (22.64%) Replication
7 12 (22.64%) Web Services
8 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.87%) SAN
9 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
9 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (15.09%) High Availability
10 8 (15.09%) SOA
11 7 (13.21%) HP
11 7 (13.21%) MySQL
11 7 (13.21%) Percona
12 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
12 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
12 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 6 (11.32%) Couchbase
12 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (11.32%) Oracle
12 6 (11.32%) ITIL
12 6 (11.32%) Middleware
12 6 (11.32%) WebSphere MQ

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) Lync
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.77%) Node.js
4 2 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (3.77%) NetWeaver
4 2 (3.77%) SAP EP
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP SRM
1 2 (3.77%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) SAN
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 2 (3.77%) MGCP
4 2 (3.77%) H.323
4 2 (3.77%) AMQP
4 2 (3.77%) DMZ
4 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.77%) PBX
4 2 (3.77%) VoIP
4 2 (3.77%) DHCP
4 2 (3.77%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) DNS
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) CTI
5 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.21%) MySQL
4 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.32%) Couchbase
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.55%) SimpleDB
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.55%) Redis
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.77%) SAP BW
8 2 (3.77%) DB2
9 1 (1.89%) MS Access
9 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.89%) DTS
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) NUnit
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) DBA
2 11 (20.75%) SQL DBA
3 9 (16.98%) Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) MySQL DBA
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
6 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) VMware Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Server Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) SAP Basis Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) SAP Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Web Services
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (11.32%) Middleware
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (7.55%) X-Windows
3 4 (7.55%) .NET
4 3 (5.66%) XML
5 2 (3.77%) XSD
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) JDBC
5 2 (3.77%) SAP Basis
5 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.77%) SAP ALE
5 2 (3.77%) JSON
5 2 (3.77%) SAP PI
5 2 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.77%) REST
5 2 (3.77%) Kafka
5 2 (3.77%) JMS
5 2 (3.77%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Replication
2 3 (5.66%) DataPower
3 2 (3.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) PKI
3 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Linux
3 17 (32.08%) UNIX
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
4 8 (15.09%) High Availability
4 8 (15.09%) SOA
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
6 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.43%) DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
9 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.77%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.77%) Data Security
9 2 (3.77%) Workflow
9 2 (3.77%) ETL
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.77%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) Python
2 5 (9.43%) Ruby
2 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) MCITP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) vSphere
2 4 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.89%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.55%) WSUS
2 4 (7.55%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.55%) Salt
3 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.21%) HP
3 7 (13.21%) Percona
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle
5 5 (9.43%) SAP
6 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.55%) Altiris
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco
7 3 (5.66%) IBM
8 2 (3.77%) EMC
8 2 (3.77%) Intel
8 2 (3.77%) Avaya
8 2 (3.77%) Software AG
8 2 (3.77%) Polycom
8 2 (3.77%) McAfee
9 1 (1.89%) Remedy
9 1 (1.89%) F5
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