The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Specialist
Rank 425 425 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.004% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £452 £250 £425
% change year-on-year
+80.63% -41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Data Centre Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21061 22369 21797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.77% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15700 14988
Median daily rate £455 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 376 408
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Data Centre Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Centre Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Centre Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Centre Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Centre Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Centre Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Centre Specialist Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 London region featuring Data Centre Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Migration
1 14 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) SUSE
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) Unix
7 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 1 (7.14%) Firewall
9 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
9 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring

Data Centre Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) SUSE
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (35.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Migration
2 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft