Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 165 167
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -21
Contract jobs citing Clustering 21 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.39% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.51% 1.19% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 27
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +25.98%
10th Percentile £400 £287 £325
90th Percentile £642 £584 £505
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -36.71% +64.58%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,392 1,424 1,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.89% 32.86% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 882 1,147
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £243
90th Percentile £550 £556 £588
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 62 71
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.35 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.47% -8.89% +26.00%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £42.88 £29.85 £22.25
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clustering in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clustering in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clustering in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -12 14 £592 +21.33% 8
South Yorkshire +3 7 £625 +66.67% 2
North Yorkshire -1 1 £413 +14.58% 1
Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Load Balancing
3 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (57.14%) Puppet
3 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 12 (57.14%) Docker
4 10 (47.62%) High Availability
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 8 (38.10%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) PHP
7 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (33.33%) PaaS
7 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 7 (33.33%) F5
7 7 (33.33%) Salt
7 7 (33.33%) IaaS
7 7 (33.33%) Mesos
7 7 (33.33%) Marathon
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) DevOps
8 6 (28.57%) SaaS
8 6 (28.57%) nginx
8 6 (28.57%) Release Management
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (28.57%) nginx
2 5 (23.81%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (33.33%) IaaS
2 7 (33.33%) PaaS
3 6 (28.57%) SaaS
4 5 (23.81%) Slack
5 3 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
7 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 2 (9.52%) CCTV
5 1 (4.76%) iSeries
5 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Load Balancing
2 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (47.62%) High Availability
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (28.57%) Release Management
4 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) Coaching
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) Microservices
5 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (23.81%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Decision-Making
6 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) Python
4 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Korn
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) Xen
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
2 7 (33.33%) Marathon
2 7 (33.33%) Mesos
2 7 (33.33%) Salt
3 4 (19.05%) Ansible
4 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (14.29%) Terraform
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (9.52%) SCCM
5 2 (9.52%) SCOM
6 1 (4.76%) CFEngine
6 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
6 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 7 (33.33%) F5
3 6 (28.57%) Brocade
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase