The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Centre Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Manager
Rank 564 574 573
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 85 96 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 49
Median daily rate £463 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £531 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £398 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Data Centre Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Centre Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Centre Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Centre Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Data Centre Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Data Centre Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +16 83 £463 - 5
London -4 35 £475 -5.00% 1
North West +37 21 £419 -4.28% 1
South East +14 14 £458 +10.24% 2
Manchester +10 13 £398 -11.66% 1
West Midlands -18 7 £450 +80.00%
Surrey +17 5 £510 -
City of London +16 4 £475 -6.63%
Berkshire +9 4 £350 -18.84% 2
Reading +19 3 £350 -17.64% 2
Cheshire +11 3 £448 +5.29%
East of England +9 3 £575 +21.05% 1
Warwickshire -2 3 £320 +28.00%
Liverpool - 3 £470 -
Merseyside - 3 £470 -
Scotland +18 2 £475 +24.59%
Edinburgh +14 2 £475 -
Yorkshire +9 2 £475 +11.76%
Hertfordshire -3 2 £481 -16.30%
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £525 -
Guildford - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £525 -
South West +15 1 £400 -
Atherstone -1 1 £320 +28.00%
Watford -3 1 £388 -
Bedfordshire -5 1 £600 - 1
Birmingham -6 1 £550 -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
Staffordshire - 1 £463 -

Data Centre Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Data Centre Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 158 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 88 (55.70%) Migration
3 66 (41.77%) Project Management
4 45 (28.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (24.05%) Finance
6 33 (20.89%) PRINCE2
7 20 (12.66%) Windows
8 16 (10.13%) Programme Management
9 14 (8.86%) Banking
9 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
10 13 (8.23%) Active Directory
10 13 (8.23%) ITIL
11 12 (7.59%) Supplier Management
11 12 (7.59%) Cisco
12 11 (6.96%) Citrix
12 11 (6.96%) Linux
12 11 (6.96%) Oracle
12 11 (6.96%) Risk Management
13 10 (6.33%) Change Management
13 10 (6.33%) VMware
14 9 (5.70%) Firewall
14 9 (5.70%) Data Migration
15 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
15 8 (5.06%) EMC
15 8 (5.06%) PMP
16 7 (4.43%) Mainframe
16 7 (4.43%) Solaris
16 7 (4.43%) AIX
16 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS

Data Centre Manager 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 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) MS Project
2 4 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.27%) InDesign
4 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.63%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.16%) Office 365
4 4 (2.53%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (2.53%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) Firewall
2 6 (3.80%) SAN
3 5 (3.16%) DHCP
4 4 (2.53%) LAN
4 4 (2.53%) WAN
5 3 (1.90%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
7 1 (0.63%) FTP
7 1 (0.63%) Internet
7 1 (0.63%) NAS
7 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.63%) SSL
7 1 (0.63%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.63%) VLAN
7 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.53%) DB2
2 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 38 (24.05%) Finance
2 14 (8.86%) Banking
3 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.90%) Local Government
5 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) French Language
6 1 (0.63%) German Language
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 158 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.43%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (1.90%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.27%) Blog
5 2 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) iSeries
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.66%) Windows
2 11 (6.96%) Linux
3 7 (4.43%) AIX
3 7 (4.43%) Solaris
4 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.53%) HPUX
6 3 (1.90%) Unix
6 3 (1.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (55.70%) Migration
2 66 (41.77%) Project Management
3 45 (28.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (20.89%) PRINCE2
5 16 (10.13%) Programme Management
6 13 (8.23%) ITIL
7 12 (7.59%) Supplier Management
8 11 (6.96%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.33%) Change Management
10 9 (5.70%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.80%) Change Control
11 6 (3.80%) Data Centre Operations
11 6 (3.80%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (3.80%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.80%) Service Management
12 5 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.16%) PRINCE
12 5 (3.16%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (3.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.80%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.06%) PMP
1 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.80%) PMI Certification
2 6 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.53%) APMP
4 4 (2.53%) Degree
5 3 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.63%) CCNA
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.63%) MCSE
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (3.16%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) NEBOSH
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.90%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.59%) Cisco
3 11 (6.96%) Citrix
3 11 (6.96%) Oracle
4 10 (6.33%) VMware
5 8 (5.06%) EMC
6 6 (3.80%) IBM
7 4 (2.53%) HP
8 3 (1.90%) NetApp
9 2 (1.27%) Adobe
9 2 (1.27%) SAP
10 1 (0.63%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.63%) F5
10 1 (0.63%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.63%) Huawei
10 1 (0.63%) IronPort
10 1 (0.63%) Juniper
10 1 (0.63%) Planview
10 1 (0.63%) Sun
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