The median contractor rate for a Data Centre Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Centre Manager
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.80% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.86% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £490 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 513 932 806
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.18% 92.74% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 605 475
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 60
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.92 £27.37 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Data Centre Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Data Centre Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Manager in Cheshire

Data Centre Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre Manager in Cheshire

Data Centre Manager Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Data Centre 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 across the Cheshire region featuring Data Centre Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Data Centre Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft