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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Manager
UK
Rank 531 544 538
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 65 74 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 55
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 February 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 February 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 +43 61 £475 - 1
South East +24 21 £473 +5.00%
London -13 10 £500 +2.56% 1
Yorkshire +28 9 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £475 -
West Midlands +10 7 £423 -
East of England - 7 £550 -
North West +4 6 £488 +6.84%
North Yorkshire - 5 £550 -
Oxford - 5 £500 -
Lancashire +11 4 £525 -
City of London +2 4 £475 +5.55%
Preston - 4 £525 -
Woking - 4 £425 -
Warwickshire - 4 £423 -
Surrey - 4 £425 -
Berkshire +20 3 £344 -
West Yorkshire +14 3 - -
Hampshire +8 3 £415 -7.77%
Atherstone - 3 - -
Ipswich - 3 £550 -
Portsmouth - 3 £415 -
Suffolk - 3 £550 -
Edinburgh +19 2 £450 +16.12%
Cardiff +17 2 £415 +3.75%
South Wales +15 2 £415 +3.75%
Scotland +15 2 £450 +16.12%
South West +10 2 £375 -11.24%
Leeds +10 2 - -
Wales +7 2 £415 +3.75%

Data Centre Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 82 (63.57%) Migration
3 52 (40.31%) Project Management
4 35 (27.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (27.13%) PRINCE2
5 26 (20.16%) Finance
6 20 (15.50%) Windows
7 18 (13.95%) PMP
7 18 (13.95%) PMI Certification
8 17 (13.18%) Programme Management
9 13 (10.08%) Change Management
10 11 (8.53%) ITIL
10 11 (8.53%) Security Cleared
11 10 (7.75%) Unix
11 10 (7.75%) Citrix
11 10 (7.75%) Microsoft
11 10 (7.75%) PMI
11 10 (7.75%) Risk Management
12 9 (6.98%) WAN
12 9 (6.98%) Linux
12 9 (6.98%) Oracle
12 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
12 9 (6.98%) SDLC
13 8 (6.20%) LAN
13 8 (6.20%) Release Management
14 7 (5.43%) Banking
14 7 (5.43%) Service Management
14 7 (5.43%) PRINCE
14 7 (5.43%) Cisco
14 7 (5.43%) 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 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) MS Project
2 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) WAN
2 8 (6.20%) LAN
3 5 (3.88%) SAN
4 3 (2.33%) Firewall
4 3 (2.33%) MPLS
5 2 (1.55%) NAS
6 1 (0.78%) BGP
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.78%) Internet
6 1 (0.78%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) DB2
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.78%) Automotive
3 1 (0.78%) Back Office
3 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Legal
3 1 (0.78%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.78%) Publishing
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) Middleware
1 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 129 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.75%) PMI
3 6 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.10%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.78%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.78%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.50%) Windows
2 10 (7.75%) Unix
3 9 (6.98%) Linux
4 4 (3.10%) AIX
5 2 (1.55%) OS/2
5 2 (1.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (63.57%) Migration
2 52 (40.31%) Project Management
3 35 (27.13%) PRINCE2
3 35 (27.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (13.18%) Programme Management
5 13 (10.08%) Change Management
6 11 (8.53%) ITIL
7 10 (7.75%) Risk Management
8 9 (6.98%) SDLC
9 8 (6.20%) Release Management
10 7 (5.43%) PRINCE
10 7 (5.43%) Service Management
11 6 (4.65%) Application Rationalisation
11 6 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.65%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.88%) Project Planning
12 5 (3.88%) Supplier Management
13 4 (3.10%) Data Centre Operations
14 3 (2.33%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) PMI Certification
1 18 (13.95%) PMP
2 11 (8.53%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.65%) Degree
5 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.78%) vCloud
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
1 1 (0.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (7.75%) Citrix
1 10 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.98%) Oracle
3 7 (5.43%) Cisco
4 6 (4.65%) VMware
5 3 (2.33%) EMC
5 3 (2.33%) HP
5 3 (2.33%) IBM
6 2 (1.55%) NetApp
7 1 (0.78%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.78%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.78%) BT
7 1 (0.78%) F5
7 1 (0.78%) Huawei
7 1 (0.78%) Mercator
7 1 (0.78%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.78%) Remedy
7 1 (0.78%) Sybase
7 1 (0.78%) Tumbleweed
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