The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Data Centre Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 136 129
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2120 2681 2381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 96.23% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1762 1535
Median daily rate £400 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 111 127
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.81 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% +10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.10 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Data Centre Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Data Centre Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Centre Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Data Centre Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Data Centre Engineer 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 across the Yorkshire region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (50.00%) FCoE
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) vMotion
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) FCoE
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat