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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Data Centre
Rank 598 560 580
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Project Manager 66 87 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 51 35
Average daily rate £450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £499 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.02% +8.00%
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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 2016.

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 30 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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 55 £450 +5.88% 3
South East -9 18 £475 +5.55% 1
London -35 18 £475 +5.55% 2
North West -8 11 £431 +7.81%
Scotland -13 8 £398 -
Manchester -5 7 £418 +11.33%
Oxfordshire - 6 £475 -
Edinburgh -6 5 - -
Oxford - 5 £475 -
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £430 +65.38% 1
Hampshire +2 3 £447 +22.04%
Cheshire -3 3 £463 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £430 - 1
Livingston - 3 £398 -
West Lothian - 3 £398 -
East of England +10 2 - -
Berkshire -1 2 £525 +24.26%
Surrey - 2 £500 -
North East - 2 £270 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £270 -
Havant - 2 - -
Staines - 2 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £270 -
Warrington - 2 £500 -
City of London +32 1 £475 -1.04% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 1 - -
Hertfordshire +10 1 - -
Somerset +8 1 £425 +30.76%
East Midlands +5 1 - -
Derbyshire +4 1 - -

Data Centre Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 75 (68.18%) Migration
3 55 (50.00%) Project Management
4 42 (38.18%) PRINCE2
5 31 (28.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (22.73%) Finance
7 19 (17.27%) PMI Certification
8 18 (16.36%) Windows
9 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
10 13 (11.82%) PMI
11 12 (10.91%) WAN
12 11 (10.00%) ITIL
12 11 (10.00%) Oracle
12 11 (10.00%) PMP
12 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
13 10 (9.09%) Cisco
13 10 (9.09%) Risk Management
13 10 (9.09%) Change Management
13 10 (9.09%) VMware
13 10 (9.09%) Banking
14 9 (8.18%) MS Project
14 9 (8.18%) MS Excel
14 9 (8.18%) Citrix
14 9 (8.18%) Data Migration
14 9 (8.18%) Project Planning
14 9 (8.18%) QA
15 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (6.36%) Firewall
16 7 (6.36%) Telecoms

Data Centre Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MS Excel
1 9 (8.18%) MS Project
2 5 (4.55%) MS Office
3 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.82%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.91%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) WAN
2 7 (6.36%) Firewall
2 7 (6.36%) LAN
3 5 (4.55%) SAN
4 3 (2.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.73%) DNS
4 3 (2.73%) FTP
4 3 (2.73%) MPLS
4 3 (2.73%) VoIP
5 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.82%) Internet
5 2 (1.82%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.82%) ISDN
5 2 (1.82%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.82%) PSTN
5 2 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.82%) SSL
5 2 (1.82%) VPN
5 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.45%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Front Office
6 2 (1.82%) Marketing
6 2 (1.82%) Publishing
7 1 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Back Office
7 1 (0.91%) Electronics
7 1 (0.91%) Law
7 1 (0.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) Middleware
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 110 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.82%) PMI
3 5 (4.55%) Equities
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) iSeries
5 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.91%) NHS
6 1 (0.91%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.36%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Unix
2 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.73%) Solaris
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.91%) Linux
5 1 (0.91%) OS/2
5 1 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (68.18%) Migration
2 55 (50.00%) Project Management
3 42 (38.18%) PRINCE2
4 31 (28.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (10.00%) ITIL
6 10 (9.09%) Change Management
6 10 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.18%) Data Migration
7 9 (8.18%) Project Planning
8 8 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.55%) Change Control
9 5 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.55%) Resource Management
9 5 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (4.55%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.64%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (3.64%) Data Centre Operations
10 4 (3.64%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.27%) PMI Certification
2 11 (10.00%) PMP
2 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (6.36%) Degree
4 7 (6.36%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.91%) APMG
7 1 (0.91%) APMP
7 1 (0.91%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) COBIT
2 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.73%) XenApp
3 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.91%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) Oracle
3 10 (9.09%) Cisco
3 10 (9.09%) VMware
4 9 (8.18%) Citrix
5 4 (3.64%) HP
5 4 (3.64%) IBM
6 3 (2.73%) EMC
6 3 (2.73%) F5
7 2 (1.82%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.82%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.82%) CommVault
7 2 (1.82%) IronPort
7 2 (1.82%) Veeam
8 1 (0.91%) BT
8 1 (0.91%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.91%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.91%) NetApp
8 1 (0.91%) SAP
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