The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London 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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 162 185 207
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.064% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.067% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £415 £394 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.39% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £339 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £449 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £264
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +32.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £15.41 £24.12
% change year-on-year
+59.03% -36.13%
Data Centre Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3261 4465 5494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.96% 95.22% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 3520 4023
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Centre Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Centre Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Centre Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Data Centre Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Centre Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Centre Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 City of London region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) DFS Replication
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) DFS Replication
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Huawei
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + Night Shift / On-Call Allowance
Posted: 28 days ago