Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 10 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 70 68
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 -26
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 38 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.20% 2.86% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.10% 9.28% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 5
Croydon median daily rate £550 £185 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +197.30% -60.64% -4.81%
10th Percentile £320 £139 £451
90th Percentile £700 £453 £494
South London median daily rate £550 £275 £410
% change year-on-year +100.00% -32.93% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.26% - -
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £37.10
% change year-on-year +159.26% -63.61% -

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 Croydon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 314 291 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 26.41% 30.86% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 210 88
Croydon median daily rate £550 £528 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.27% +24.48% +5.94%
10th Percentile £425 £300 £115
90th Percentile £638 £688 £554
South London median daily rate £525 £501 £400
% change year-on-year +4.90% +25.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.26% -50.00% +116.00%
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% +103.13%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Croydon

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Croydon

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Croydon over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Croydon

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Croydon

For the 6 months to 10 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 26 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
3 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (36.84%) Migration
5 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (26.32%) Firewall
8 8 (21.05%) ITIL
8 8 (21.05%) Citrix
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (18.42%) CCNP
9 7 (18.42%) CCNA
9 7 (18.42%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) Windows
10 6 (15.79%) Linux
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle
10 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
10 6 (15.79%) SCCM
10 6 (15.79%) Degree
10 6 (15.79%) DevOps
11 5 (13.16%) Zephyr
11 5 (13.16%) Docker
11 5 (13.16%) Test Planning
11 5 (13.16%) Software Licensing
11 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
11 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (13.16%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (13.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.16%) Office 365
4 4 (10.53%) IaaS
5 2 (5.26%) PaaS
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (7.89%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) NAS
5 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) VSAN
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.63%) HBase
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) Zephyr
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Security Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Information Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Project Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) EJB
3 2 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) Kafka
4 1 (2.63%) Keycloak
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Licensing
2 4 (10.53%) Private Cloud
2 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) CoreOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Migration
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (13.16%) Information Assurance
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) Protective Monitoring
5 5 (13.16%) Software Licensing
5 5 (13.16%) Test Management
5 5 (13.16%) Test Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
6 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (18.42%) CCNA
4 7 (18.42%) CCNP
5 6 (15.79%) Degree
6 5 (13.16%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (13.16%) CISMP
6 5 (13.16%) CISSP
7 4 (10.53%) CCIE
7 4 (10.53%) CCIE Data Center
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
2 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Citrix
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Google
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.89%) Progress
6 2 (5.26%) AlienVault
7 1 (2.63%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.63%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.63%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) Wyse