The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Manager
Rank 597 594 553
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 28 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.040% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.043% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 20
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£444 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £531 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average 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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Data Centre Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 August 2015.

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 20 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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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 -6 28 £444 +10.93% 4
London +16 11 £475 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £275 -
Halifax - 5 - -
Leeds - 5 - -
East of England +5 3 £475 -
West Midlands +1 3 £250 -42.85% 2
Warwickshire - 3 £250 -
Atherstone - 3 £250 -
Durham -5 2 - -
South East -19 2 £385 +46.66%
North East -25 2 - -
Bradford - 2 £275 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £588 -
City of London +2 1 £500 +42.85%
Cambridge -6 1 £288 -
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £288 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £320 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £320 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 30 (50.00%) Migration
3 23 (38.33%) Finance
4 22 (36.67%) Project Management
5 14 (23.33%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.67%) Banking
7 7 (11.67%) Data Centre Operations
8 6 (10.00%) Law
8 6 (10.00%) ITIL
9 5 (8.33%) VMware
9 5 (8.33%) Change Control
10 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (6.67%) Financial Institution
10 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.67%) Remedy
10 4 (6.67%) MS Project
10 4 (6.67%) MS Office
10 4 (6.67%) IBM
10 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
10 4 (6.67%) PMI
11 3 (5.00%) Windows
11 3 (5.00%) iSeries
11 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
11 3 (5.00%) Supplier Management
11 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
12 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
12 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
12 2 (3.33%) Asset Management

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Project
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) LAN
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) RTP
2 1 (1.67%) VLAN
2 1 (1.67%) NAS
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.67%) Structured Cabling
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Law
4 4 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
1 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) PMI
3 3 (5.00%) iSeries
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) AS400
5 1 (1.67%) CCTV
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) HPUX
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) VMS
2 1 (1.67%) NetWare
2 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Migration
2 22 (36.67%) Project Management
3 14 (23.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (11.67%) Data Centre Operations
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
7 5 (8.33%) Change Control
8 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.00%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.33%) Transition Management
10 2 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
10 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.33%) Workflow
10 2 (3.33%) ERP
10 2 (3.33%) Service Management
10 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.33%) Server Building
11 1 (1.67%) Energy Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.33%) PMP
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) VMware
2 4 (6.67%) Remedy
2 4 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) HP
3 2 (3.33%) BT
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.67%) F5
4 1 (1.67%) Zerto
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Sybase
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos
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