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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Manager
UK
Rank 543 561 538
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 54 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 45
Median daily rate £460 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £378 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -
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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +31 52 £470 +1.62% 6
South East +23 22 £425 -6.07%
London -4 8 £500 +6.66% 3
Berkshire +14 7 £425 -5.55%
Yorkshire +13 7 £550 - 1
West Midlands -1 7 £375 -21.05% 1
Surrey +19 5 £425 -17.07%
Woking - 5 £425 -
East of England - 5 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £490 -
North West +21 3 £525 +14.75%
North Yorkshire +13 3 £550 - 1
Hampshire +10 3 £415 -9.97%
Reading 0 3 £425 -
Portsmouth - 3 £415 -
Ipswich - 3 £550 -
Oxford - 3 £475 -
Suffolk - 3 £550 -
Cardiff +16 2 £415 +3.75%
West Yorkshire +13 2 - -
South Wales +11 2 £415 +3.75%
Lancashire +5 2 £525 -
East Midlands +3 2 £365 -23.15% 1
Derbyshire +2 2 £365 -23.15%
Wales -1 2 £415 +3.75%
City of London -3 2 £525 +42.37% 1
Newbury - 2 £408 -
Preston - 2 £525 -
Selby - 2 £550 -
Derby - 2 £365 -

Data Centre Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 84 (60.87%) Migration
3 52 (37.68%) Project Management
4 42 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (26.09%) PRINCE2
6 29 (21.01%) Finance
7 18 (13.04%) Windows
8 15 (10.87%) Programme Management
9 13 (9.42%) Change Management
9 13 (9.42%) PMP
10 12 (8.70%) PMI Certification
10 12 (8.70%) ITIL
11 10 (7.25%) Security Cleared
12 9 (6.52%) Banking
12 9 (6.52%) Oracle
12 9 (6.52%) Cisco
12 9 (6.52%) Microsoft
12 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (5.80%) Firewall
13 8 (5.80%) Unix
13 8 (5.80%) Linux
13 8 (5.80%) Supplier Management
13 8 (5.80%) SDLC
14 7 (5.07%) SC Cleared
14 7 (5.07%) VMware
14 7 (5.07%) Active Directory
14 7 (5.07%) WAN
14 7 (5.07%) Citrix
14 7 (5.07%) PRINCE
14 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery

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 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Project
2 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.72%) IaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Office 365
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) Firewall
2 7 (5.07%) WAN
3 6 (4.35%) LAN
3 6 (4.35%) SAN
4 3 (2.17%) MPLS
5 2 (1.45%) NAS
6 1 (0.72%) BGP
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
6 1 (0.72%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) DB2
1 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 29 (21.01%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Banking
3 2 (1.45%) Local Government
3 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.72%) French Language
4 1 (0.72%) German Language
4 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 138 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.62%) PMI
3 4 (2.90%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.17%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.72%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.72%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.04%) Windows
2 8 (5.80%) Linux
2 8 (5.80%) Unix
3 3 (2.17%) AIX
4 2 (1.45%) Solaris
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (60.87%) Migration
2 52 (37.68%) Project Management
3 42 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.87%) Programme Management
6 13 (9.42%) Change Management
7 12 (8.70%) ITIL
8 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.80%) SDLC
9 8 (5.80%) Supplier Management
10 7 (5.07%) PRINCE
10 7 (5.07%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.35%) Service Management
12 5 (3.62%) Data Centre Operations
12 5 (3.62%) Data Migration
12 5 (3.62%) Project Planning
12 5 (3.62%) Release Management
13 4 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (2.90%) Application Rationalisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.42%) PMP
2 12 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 10 (7.25%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.07%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.62%) Degree
5 5 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) SLA
2 3 (2.17%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.72%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.72%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (0.72%) vCloud
2 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) SCCM
1 1 (0.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (6.52%) Cisco
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle
2 7 (5.07%) Citrix
2 7 (5.07%) VMware
3 4 (2.90%) EMC
4 3 (2.17%) IBM
4 3 (2.17%) NetApp
5 2 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.72%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.72%) BT
6 1 (0.72%) F5
6 1 (0.72%) Huawei
6 1 (0.72%) Mercator
6 1 (0.72%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.72%) Remedy
6 1 (0.72%) Sybase
6 1 (0.72%) Tumbleweed
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