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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 110 107 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Clustering 31 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 0.53% 1.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.76% 1.85% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 9
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£408 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £378 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £38.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-38.70% +55.00%
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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
824 647 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.81% 28.53% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 414 301
Average daily rate £370 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £482 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 22 42
Average hourly rate £14.63 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £9.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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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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 -6 19 £420 +10.52% 13
South Yorkshire -10 4 £300 -40.00% 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
North Yorkshire -4 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 25 (39.68%) Linux
3 23 (36.51%) UNIX
4 21 (33.33%) SQL
4 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
5 19 (30.16%) VMware
6 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
8 16 (25.40%) MySQL
9 15 (23.81%) ITIL
9 15 (23.81%) SAN
9 15 (23.81%) Replication
9 15 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (20.63%) Oracle
11 11 (17.46%) DHCP
11 11 (17.46%) DNS
11 11 (17.46%) Percona
12 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
12 10 (15.87%) Cisco
13 9 (14.29%) HP
14 8 (12.70%) Firewall
14 8 (12.70%) Perl
14 8 (12.70%) Web Services
15 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (9.52%) HP UCMDB
16 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
16 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (7.94%) IIS
2 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) SAP EP
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.59%) Lync
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.17%) SAP SRM
1 2 (3.17%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) SAN
2 11 (17.46%) DHCP
2 11 (17.46%) DNS
3 8 (12.70%) Firewall
4 6 (9.52%) Internet
5 5 (7.94%) SSL
5 5 (7.94%) Network Security
6 4 (6.35%) VPN
6 4 (6.35%) DMZ
7 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (4.76%) X.509
8 2 (3.17%) AMQP
9 1 (1.59%) FWSM
9 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.59%) HSRP
9 1 (1.59%) CTI
9 1 (1.59%) MPLS
9 1 (1.59%) OSPF
9 1 (1.59%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.40%) MySQL
3 6 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.94%) Couchbase
4 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.76%) Redis
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.76%) SimpleDB
6 2 (3.17%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) DTS
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (9.52%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) DBA
2 11 (17.46%) MySQL DBA
3 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) SQL DBA
5 7 (11.11%) Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Architect
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (6.35%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.17%) Project Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) SAP Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) SAP ALE
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (3.17%) SAP PI
3 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.17%) Middleware
3 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis
3 2 (3.17%) Kafka
4 1 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.59%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) XSD
4 1 (1.59%) JMS
4 1 (1.59%) WSDL
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) JSON
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Replication
2 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.52%) CMDB
4 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) Life Science
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 25 (39.68%) Linux
3 23 (36.51%) UNIX
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.52%) Windows NT
7 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) ITIL
1 15 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
2 6 (9.52%) SOA
2 6 (9.52%) Project Management
3 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.94%) DevOps
4 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (6.35%) Change Management
5 3 (4.76%) Data Security
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.76%) High Availability
5 3 (4.76%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.76%) Server Building
6 2 (3.17%) Time Management
6 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) Perl
3 6 (9.52%) VBScript
3 6 (9.52%) Jython
3 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.35%) PHP
4 4 (6.35%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) Python
5 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.59%) MCITP
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) NCDA
3 1 (1.59%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Squid
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Server
3 3 (4.76%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) XenServer
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.76%) Salt
2 3 (4.76%) Rsyslog
2 3 (4.76%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.17%) SCOM
4 1 (1.59%) Cacti
4 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Graphite
4 1 (1.59%) Opsview
4 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
1 19 (30.16%) VMware
2 13 (20.63%) Oracle
3 11 (17.46%) Percona
4 10 (15.87%) Cisco
5 9 (14.29%) HP
6 6 (9.52%) Remedy
7 3 (4.76%) NetApp
7 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 3 (4.76%) SAP
7 3 (4.76%) EMC
7 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.76%) Brocade
8 2 (3.17%) Altiris
8 2 (3.17%) Intel
8 2 (3.17%) Citrix
9 1 (1.59%) Software AG
9 1 (1.59%) Veritas
9 1 (1.59%) Compaq
9 1 (1.59%) McAfee
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