The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Centre Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Analyst
Rank 636 630 605
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Analyst 10 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.015% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £313 £190 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.47% -47.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £190 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 - £256
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Data Centre Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Data Centre Analyst in the job title.

Data Centre Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Centre Analyst within the UK.

Data Centre Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Centre Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre Analyst within the UK.

Data Centre Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Centre Analyst
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +3 10 £313 +64.47% 4
East Midlands 0 4 £300 -
Leicestershire - 4 £300 -
Leicester - 3 £300 -
Northallerton - 2 £333 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £333 -
Yorkshire - 2 £333 -
South East - 2 - - 1
London -8 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £325 -
Warrington - 1 £325 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £325 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Data Centre Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Data Centre Analyst 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 featuring Data Centre Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (50.00%) Migration
3 10 (29.41%) Windows
4 9 (26.47%) ITIL
5 8 (23.53%) VMware
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
7 5 (14.71%) WAN
7 5 (14.71%) Citrix
7 5 (14.71%) SAN
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 5 (14.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
7 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (11.76%) Demand Management
8 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.76%) Service Management
8 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
8 4 (11.76%) MS Office
8 4 (11.76%) Linux
9 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification

Data Centre Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Equities
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Migration
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.76%) Demand Management
4 4 (11.76%) Service Management
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) JCL
1 1 (2.94%) Korn
1 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.94%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) CBAP
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) RHCE
3 1 (2.94%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) CA
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) PlateSpin
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) BMC
6 1 (2.94%) BT
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) Micro Focus
6 1 (2.94%) Xerox
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