Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 47 20
Rank change year-on-year -17 -27 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 3 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.80% 1.67% 7.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 3.21% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 12
Canary Wharf median daily rate £593 £463 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.11% +60.87% -44.58%
10th Percentile £544 £224 £160
90th Percentile £611 £514 £523
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £593 £463 £288
% change year-on-year +28.11% +60.87% -44.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - £15.50 -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - £15.50 -

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 161 156 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 42.71% 52.17% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 131 91
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £515 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.65% +14.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £515 £450
% change year-on-year +11.65% +14.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £147.50 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +851.61% +29.17% -66.43%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £147.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +851.61% +29.17% -66.43%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Canary Wharf

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Canary Wharf

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CF BOSH
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
1 1 (33.33%) Java 8
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) LXC
1 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware