The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes 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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £238 £300
% change year-on-year
+35.78% -20.83%
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
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
552 869 847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.79% 94.87% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 403 477
Median daily rate £413 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 53 67
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Centre Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Centre Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Centre Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Centre Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) 802.11
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 802.11
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy