Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 21 November 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 162 143
Rank change year-on-year +40 -19 -12
Contract jobs citing Clustering 32 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.31% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 0.93% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 5 11
West Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.75% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £363 £318 £313
90th Percentile £638 £438 £498
Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £425 £433
% change year-on-year +25.88% -1.73% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 910 1189 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.79% 33.27% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 733 896
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £257 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 65
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% - -
10th Percentile £10.05 £9.92 £9.60
90th Percentile £22.43 £24.17 £43.45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
% change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +24 26 £535 +33.75%
Wakefield - 3 £275 -
Halifax +16 2 - -
Pudsey - 1 £450 -
Clustering
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) Load Balancing
3 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 18 (56.25%) Puppet
3 18 (56.25%) Configuration Management
3 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 18 (56.25%) Mentoring
3 18 (56.25%) DevOps
4 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
4 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (50.00%) Confluence
5 16 (50.00%) nginx
5 16 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 16 (50.00%) JIRA
5 16 (50.00%) Python
5 16 (50.00%) HTTP
5 16 (50.00%) SonarQube
5 16 (50.00%) Coaching
5 16 (50.00%) Microservices
5 16 (50.00%) Docker
5 16 (50.00%) Slack
6 14 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (34.38%) Shell Script
9 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 8 (25.00%) Ansible
10 8 (25.00%) Xen
10 8 (25.00%) SQL
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (50.00%) Confluence
1 16 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.13%) SAP EP
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Slack
2 6 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) HTTP
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) LAN
3 4 (12.50%) WAN
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) SSL
5 2 (6.25%) LDAP
5 2 (6.25%) SSH
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) DMVPN
6 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.13%) HSRP
6 1 (3.13%) IPsec
6 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (3.13%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Git (software)
1 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 16 (50.00%) JIRA
2 16 (50.00%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (34.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) DBA
6 4 (12.50%) SQL DBA
7 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (6.25%) Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Portal Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (6.25%) J2EE
2 2 (6.25%) JDBC
2 2 (6.25%) JMS
2 2 (6.25%) REST
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) XSLT
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Public Cloud
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) DataPower
3 2 (6.25%) FMCG
3 2 (6.25%) HACMP
3 2 (6.25%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 18 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 18 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (56.25%) DevOps
2 18 (56.25%) Mentoring
3 16 (50.00%) Coaching
3 16 (50.00%) Microservices
3 16 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 14 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) High Availability
7 6 (18.75%) User Stories
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.38%) Kanban
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
2 16 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Shell Script
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) Perl
6 5 (15.63%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) ABAP
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) MCSA
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Docker
2 8 (25.00%) Xen
3 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Puppet
2 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (25.00%) Ansible
4 6 (18.75%) Terraform
5 4 (12.50%) SCCM
6 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
6 3 (9.38%) Rancher
7 2 (6.25%) CFEngine
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (6.25%) Salt
7 2 (6.25%) SCOM
8 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (3.13%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
1 5 (15.63%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) F5
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) BMC
5 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas