Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Data Centre Operations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre Operations over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Center Operations
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 156 153
Contract jobs citing Data Centre Operations 0 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.31% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.36% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Berkshire median daily rate - £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.09% +56.46%
South East median daily rate £600 £425 £487
% change year-on-year +41.18% -12.66% +35.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Data Centre Operations is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,647 3,360 3,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 87.63% 86.04% 83.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,773 1,702 1,580
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £263
90th Percentile £610 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 79 126
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.25 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.30% +43.33% -10.45%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £48.75 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +22.50% -11.11%

Data Centre Operations
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Data Centre Operations as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Operations in Berkshire

Data Centre Operations
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Centre Operations in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre Operations in Berkshire

Data Centre Operations
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Operations in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre Operations in Berkshire