The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Centre Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Analyst
Rank 597 588 574
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Analyst 22 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.026% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.027% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £266 £325
% change year-on-year
+32.76% -18.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.31% -

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Centre Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Centre Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Centre Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 18 £355 +1.42% 2
North West -15 6 £318 +142.36%
Yorkshire - 5 £300 - 1
Cheshire -2 4 £318 -
London -5 4 £450 +28.57%
Northallerton - 4 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Warrington - 4 £318 -
Manchester -16 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £381 - 2
South Wales - 2 £381 - 2
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Wales - 2 £381 - 2
Scotland - 2 £350 -
West Midlands -17 1 - -
East of England - 1 £450 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 £355 - 1
Surrey - 1 £355 -
Hereford - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £450 -
Bedford - 1 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £450 -

Data Centre Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Centre Analyst in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (24.44%) Windows
3 10 (22.22%) Finance
4 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (17.78%) Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
6 7 (15.56%) Data Centre Operations
6 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.33%) SLA
7 6 (13.33%) Line Management
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) SAN
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (11.11%) Service Management
8 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.89%) LAN
9 4 (8.89%) WAN
9 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
9 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management

Data Centre Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Centre Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) LAN
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) Network Security
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) DMZ
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 45 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Equities
4 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Unix
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Change Management
1 8 (17.78%) Migration
2 7 (15.56%) Data Centre Operations
2 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
3 6 (13.33%) Line Management
3 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Service Management
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.67%) BPR
6 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.44%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
7 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
1 3 (6.67%) VB
1 3 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) CBAP
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Symantec
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) CA
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) EMC
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.22%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) PlateSpin
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