Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 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
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 180 163
Rank change year-on-year +28 -17 +5
Contract jobs citing Clustering 37 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 1.73% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 15
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.93% +43.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £363 £407 £296
90th Percentile £519 £638 £583
England median daily rate £450 £438 £405
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.02% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.38 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.96% +60.00% -35.90%

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 1,341 1,388 1,403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.91% 28.53% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 899 864
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £256 £263 £275
90th Percentile £573 £550 £566
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 49 57
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.24% -9.84%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.80 £8.85
90th Percentile £33.50 £42.75 £30.10
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £20.97
% change year-on-year - +2.53% -0.14%

Clustering
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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019. 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 +14 22 £438 -20.45% 2
North Yorkshire +4 5 £425 +3.03% 1
South Yorkshire -10 5 £425 -32.00%
Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) VMware
3 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (43.24%) Perl
4 15 (40.54%) Linux
4 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
4 15 (40.54%) Ansible
4 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
5 14 (37.84%) DevOps
5 14 (37.84%) Puppet
5 14 (37.84%) Python
5 14 (37.84%) ITIL
6 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) HP
7 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
8 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
9 10 (27.03%) Docker
9 10 (27.03%) Terraform
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
9 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
9 10 (27.03%) DNS
9 10 (27.03%) SCCM
10 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle
10 9 (24.32%) IIS
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning

Clustering
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 9 (24.32%) IIS
2 6 (16.22%) Confluence
2 6 (16.22%) nginx
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.41%) AquaLogic
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.41%) Tuxedo
4 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (16.22%) Slack
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) GitHub
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) HTTP
4 5 (13.51%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) NAS
5 4 (10.81%) DHCP
5 4 (10.81%) Internet
6 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 3 (8.11%) VLAN
7 2 (5.41%) ADSL
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.41%) MPLS
7 2 (5.41%) PBX
7 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.41%) VPN
7 2 (5.41%) WAN
8 1 (2.70%) HSRP
8 1 (2.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
1 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) JIRA
3 6 (16.22%) SonarQube
4 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Server Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Wintel Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Middleware
2 4 (10.81%) RESTful
2 4 (10.81%) Swagger
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Public Cloud
1 6 (16.22%) Replication
2 4 (10.81%) Blog
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) Handset
3 2 (5.41%) IVR
3 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.51%) Unix
6 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.41%) Solaris
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
8 1 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) DevOps
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
3 8 (21.62%) Migration
3 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (21.62%) Task Automation
4 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.22%) Change Control
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Decision-Making
5 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
5 6 (16.22%) Microservices
5 6 (16.22%) Static Code Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Coaching
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (10.81%) Prototyping
7 4 (10.81%) Server Building
7 4 (10.81%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Perl
2 14 (37.84%) Python
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
5 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) OCP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.70%) RHCE
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (27.03%) Docker
4 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.11%) vSphere
6 2 (5.41%) KVM
6 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.70%) Postfix
7 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Ansible
2 14 (37.84%) Puppet
3 10 (27.03%) SCCM
3 10 (27.03%) Terraform
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (13.51%) vCenter Server
5 3 (8.11%) SCOM
6 2 (5.41%) OpenView
6 2 (5.41%) WSUS
7 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.70%) Netcool
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) HP
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) EMC
5 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) Avaya
7 2 (5.41%) BEA
7 2 (5.41%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.41%) Sophos
7 2 (5.41%) Verint
7 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 1 (2.70%) BMC
8 1 (2.70%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase