The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Centre Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Data Centre
Rank 587 552 570
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Project Manager 57 71 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 44 39
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £485 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
50844 52173 51273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.70% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33234 32322 31697
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2070 2148
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Data Centre Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Data Centre Project Manager in the job title.

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 30 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 50 £463 +8.82% 2
South East -6 16 £475 +11.76%
London -19 14 £500 +15.27% 2
North West -6 11 £425 +6.25%
Manchester - 7 £411 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £475 -
Scotland - 6 £400 -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Oxford - 5 £475 -
Cheshire -5 3 £475 -
Surrey -5 3 £500 -
Berkshire -11 3 £475 +12.42%
Staines - 3 £500 -
East of England +10 2 - -
East Midlands +6 2 £438 -2.77%
Hampshire 0 2 - -
South West -8 2 £428 +17.12%
North East - 2 £270 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £270 -
Warrington - 2 £488 -
Havant - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £270 -
City of London +34 1 £525 +16.66% 2
Derbyshire +12 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £410 +26.64%
Somerset +10 1 £425 +4.93%
Milton Keynes +9 1 £410 +5.80%
Hertfordshire +8 1 - -
Lancashire +3 1 - -
Birmingham 0 1 £400 -11.11%

Data Centre Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Data Centre Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 117 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 77 (65.81%) Migration
3 55 (47.01%) Project Management
4 36 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 32 (27.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (23.08%) Finance
7 20 (17.09%) Windows
8 17 (14.53%) PMI Certification
9 13 (11.11%) Oracle
9 13 (11.11%) Banking
10 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
10 12 (10.26%) PMI
11 11 (9.40%) Citrix
11 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
12 10 (8.55%) QA
12 10 (8.55%) Risk Management
12 10 (8.55%) PMP
12 10 (8.55%) Change Management
13 9 (7.69%) ITIL
13 9 (7.69%) VMware
14 8 (6.84%) Cisco
14 8 (6.84%) MS Project
14 8 (6.84%) Project Planning
14 8 (6.84%) Data Migration
15 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
15 7 (5.98%) Unix
15 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
15 7 (5.98%) WAN
15 7 (5.98%) EMC
16 6 (5.13%) Retail

Data Centre Project 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 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Project
2 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) WAN
2 6 (5.13%) SAN
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
4 3 (2.56%) DHCP
4 3 (2.56%) LAN
5 2 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.71%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.71%) FTP
5 2 (1.71%) ISDN
5 2 (1.71%) NAS
5 2 (1.71%) PSTN
5 2 (1.71%) VoIP
6 1 (0.85%) ATM
6 1 (0.85%) DNS
6 1 (0.85%) Internet
6 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.85%) SSL
6 1 (0.85%) VPN
6 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.71%) DB2
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (5.13%) Retail
4 5 (4.27%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Front Office
7 2 (1.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Back Office
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Law
8 1 (0.85%) Local Government
8 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) Web Services
2 2 (1.71%) Middleware
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 117 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.26%) PMI
3 5 (4.27%) Equities
4 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.71%) Blog
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) iSeries
5 2 (1.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Windows
2 7 (5.98%) Unix
3 6 (5.13%) Solaris
3 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.42%) Linux
4 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.56%) AIX
5 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.71%) HPUX
7 1 (0.85%) OS/2
7 1 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (65.81%) Migration
2 55 (47.01%) Project Management
3 36 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 32 (27.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.55%) Change Management
5 10 (8.55%) Risk Management
6 9 (7.69%) ITIL
7 8 (6.84%) Data Migration
7 8 (6.84%) Project Planning
8 6 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.13%) Change Control
8 6 (5.13%) Resource Management
8 6 (5.13%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (4.27%) Business Transformation
9 5 (4.27%) Data Centre Operations
9 5 (4.27%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.27%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.42%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.42%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (3.42%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) PMI Certification
2 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.55%) PMP
4 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.13%) Degree
6 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) COBIT
2 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.56%) XenApp
3 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (11.11%) Oracle
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.40%) Citrix
4 9 (7.69%) VMware
5 8 (6.84%) Cisco
6 7 (5.98%) EMC
7 5 (4.27%) HP
7 5 (4.27%) IBM
8 2 (1.71%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.71%) CommVault
8 2 (1.71%) F5
8 2 (1.71%) NetApp
8 2 (1.71%) Veeam
9 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.85%) IronPort
9 1 (0.85%) Planview
9 1 (0.85%) SAP
9 1 (0.85%) Sun