The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Data Centre Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Specialist
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.092% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £452 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Data Centre Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1023 959 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.77% 95.71% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 582 382
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 55 55
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.16 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.36% -51.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.05 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Data Centre Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Centre Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Centre Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Centre Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Centre Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington - 1 £452 -
Data Centre Specialist
North West

Data Centre Specialist Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Data Centre Specialist 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 Cheshire region featuring Data Centre Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud

Data Centre Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle