The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Clustering
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 49 46
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing Clustering 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.24% 0.46% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 1.69% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +13.63% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +38.46%  

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 116 118 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 35.91% 27.25% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 83 90
Median daily rate £410 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £727 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.42 £12.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.73% +27.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £12.88 £7.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £21.28 £24.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Clustering as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in South Yorkshire

Clustering
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Sheffield +11 4 - -
Clustering
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Server Building
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) DTS
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Server Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Server Building
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft