The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Project 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Project Manager
Rank 538 533 522
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Project Manager 44 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.053% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.057% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 12
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £365 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £406 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Data Centre Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Centre Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Centre Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Centre Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Data Centre Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Data Centre Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Top 10 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 Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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 -12 33 £425 +6.25% 6
London -3 7 £388 -13.88% 1
South Wales +3 4 £375 -14.28% 1
Wales -2 4 £375 -14.28% 1
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
City of London +12 2 £450 -2.70% 1
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Newport - - - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -

Data Centre Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 38 (46.91%) Migration
2 35 (43.21%) PRINCE2
3 32 (39.51%) Project Management
4 18 (22.22%) Finance
5 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.58%) Citrix
7 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
7 10 (12.35%) Programme Management
7 10 (12.35%) Change Control
8 9 (11.11%) ITIL
8 9 (11.11%) MS Project
8 9 (11.11%) SAN
9 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
10 7 (8.64%) Cisco
10 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (8.64%) VCP4
11 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (7.41%) WAN
11 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
12 5 (6.17%) Windows
12 5 (6.17%) Service Management
12 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.17%) VMware
12 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (6.17%) Banking
12 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
12 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
12 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared

Data Centre Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.11%) MS Project
3 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) SAN
2 6 (7.41%) WAN
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
4 3 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (2.47%) BGP
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
6 1 (1.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) FMCG
2 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.23%) PMI
2 1 (1.23%) NHS
2 1 (1.23%) DTV
2 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) Migration
2 35 (43.21%) PRINCE2
3 32 (39.51%) Project Management
4 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.35%) Change Control
5 10 (12.35%) Programme Management
6 9 (11.11%) ITIL
7 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.17%) Service Management
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (4.94%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (2.47%) E-Discovery
11 2 (2.47%) Project Governance
11 2 (2.47%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.47%) Time Management
11 2 (2.47%) Data Analysis
11 2 (2.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (8.64%) VCP4
3 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) PMP
4 3 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 3 (3.70%) APMP
5 2 (2.47%) HNC
5 2 (2.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Citrix
2 7 (8.64%) Cisco
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.17%) VMware
5 4 (4.94%) HP
6 3 (3.70%) BT
7 2 (2.47%) EMC
7 2 (2.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.23%) SAP
8 1 (1.23%) Cognos
8 1 (1.23%) Sun
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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