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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Project Manager
Rank 591 539 550
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Project Manager 38 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.080% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.086% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 22
Average daily rate
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£438 £385 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £286 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £370 £391
% change year-on-year
+18.24% -5.31%
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
52873 48864 52221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.73% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32949 29518 29383
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2105 2573
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 2014.

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 4 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 20 October 2014. 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 -31 38 £438 +13.63% 8
London +15 15 £450 - 4
West Midlands -16 2 £500 +66.66% 1
Birmingham - - - - 1

Data Centre Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 45 (66.18%) Migration
2 23 (33.82%) PRINCE2
3 17 (25.00%) Project Management
4 14 (20.59%) Finance
5 9 (13.24%) VMware
5 9 (13.24%) WAN
6 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.76%) Cisco
7 7 (10.29%) ITIL
8 6 (8.82%) Windows
8 6 (8.82%) Citrix
8 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (8.82%) Banking
9 5 (7.35%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
9 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
10 4 (5.88%) SQL
10 4 (5.88%) Oracle
10 4 (5.88%) Identity Management
10 4 (5.88%) Service Management
10 4 (5.88%) PMP
10 4 (5.88%) PMI Certification
10 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (4.41%) Degree
11 3 (4.41%) Asset Management
11 3 (4.41%) Time Management

Data Centre Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) WAN
2 3 (4.41%) SAN
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) MPLS
3 1 (1.47%) BGP
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.47%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Law
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) PMI
1 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Economics
2 1 (1.47%) FMCG
2 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
4 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (66.18%) Migration
2 23 (33.82%) PRINCE2
3 17 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (10.29%) ITIL
5 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.35%) Resource Management
6 4 (5.88%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.88%) Service Management
6 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 3 (4.41%) PRINCE
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.41%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.41%) Network Planning
7 3 (4.41%) Time Management
7 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.94%) Change Control
8 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.88%) PMP
2 4 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) vSphere
2 1 (1.47%) GPFS
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Netcool
1 1 (1.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) VMware
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.47%) Siebel
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.47%) BT
6 1 (1.47%) Sun
6 1 (1.47%) HP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago