The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes 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 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 Specialist
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £404 -
% change year-on-year
+20.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Data Centre Specialist
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
545 887 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.83% 95.27% 96.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 414 475
Median daily rate £415 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 54 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 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Data Centre Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Centre Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Centre Specialist
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 Specialist across the Milton Keynes region.

Data Centre Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Centre Specialist Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Data Centre Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V2
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) vRealize
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Data Centre Specialist 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware