The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Data Centre Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 105 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.039% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.043% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £175 £254
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £240 £300
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -9.38%
Data Centre Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1825 2334 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.83% 92.00% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 1213 1294
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 145 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Centre Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Data Centre Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Centre Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Data Centre Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Data Centre Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LTE

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) VMware