Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 60 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 65 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.35% 3.99% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.24% 11.91% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 17 13
Croydon median daily rate £550 £192 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +186.46% -57.80% -13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £139 £275
90th Percentile £725 £405 £560
South London median daily rate £550 £275 £450
% change year-on-year +100.00% -38.89% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Croydon median hourly rate - £89.25 -
South London median hourly rate - £89.25 £49.19
% change year-on-year - +81.44% -

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 377 235 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.03% 33.48% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 156 112
Croydon median daily rate £550 £500 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.76% +11.33%
10th Percentile £413 £221 £265
90th Percentile £688 £675 £563
South London median daily rate £525 £489 £418
% change year-on-year +7.42% +17.07% +15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Croydon median hourly rate - £89.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +230.56% -2.81%
South London median hourly rate £42.27 £45.00 £45.76
% change year-on-year -6.08% -1.66% +70.17%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 41 (63.08%) Security Cleared
2 40 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 26 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (36.92%) ITIL
5 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (27.69%) Firewall
6 18 (27.69%) Degree
7 16 (24.62%) Migration
8 15 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
9 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (18.46%) Docker
10 12 (18.46%) Kubernetes
11 11 (16.92%) Load Balancing
12 10 (15.38%) CISMP
12 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (15.38%) Finance
12 10 (15.38%) Project Management
12 10 (15.38%) Citrix
12 10 (15.38%) CISSP
12 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (15.38%) Public Cloud
12 10 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
12 10 (15.38%) Information Assurance
13 9 (13.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 9 (13.85%) Virtual Environments
13 9 (13.85%) DNS
13 9 (13.85%) Cisco
13 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
13 9 (13.85%) CCNP
13 9 (13.85%) CCNA

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 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 26 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.31%) IaaS
4 3 (4.62%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) Firewall
2 9 (13.85%) DNS
2 9 (13.85%) WAN
3 7 (10.77%) NAS
3 7 (10.77%) SAN
3 7 (10.77%) Software-Defined Networking
4 6 (9.23%) DHCP
4 6 (9.23%) LAN
4 6 (9.23%) VPN
4 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (7.69%) MPLS
5 5 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 5 (7.69%) VSAN
6 4 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (6.15%) Network Security
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.08%) Internet
7 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.54%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) Big Data
1 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.62%) HBase
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
1 3 (4.62%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
3 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Architect
2 9 (13.85%) Security Manager
3 8 (12.31%) Data Centre Manager
3 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Architect
3 8 (12.31%) Information Manager
4 7 (10.77%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (10.77%) Programme Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Data Centre Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Network Security Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Programme Office Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) EJB
2 3 (4.62%) Kafka
2 3 (4.62%) Keycloak
3 2 (3.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Public Cloud
2 8 (12.31%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Licensing
3 3 (4.62%) PKI
4 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.54%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.62%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) ITIL
2 16 (24.62%) Migration
3 15 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
4 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) Load Balancing
6 10 (15.38%) Information Assurance
6 10 (15.38%) Project Management
7 9 (13.85%) Information Security
7 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
7 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.85%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (12.31%) DevOps
9 7 (10.77%) Service Management
10 6 (9.23%) Defect Management
10 6 (9.23%) Network Architecture
11 5 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
11 5 (7.69%) Contract Management
11 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.62%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (63.08%) Security Cleared
2 40 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 18 (27.69%) Degree
4 10 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (15.38%) CISMP
4 10 (15.38%) CISSP
5 9 (13.85%) CCNA
5 9 (13.85%) CCNP
6 6 (9.23%) CCIE
6 6 (9.23%) CCIE Data Center
7 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (4.62%) GDPR
4 1 (1.54%) COBIT
4 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Docker
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (7.69%) VMware NSX
3 5 (7.69%) vSphere
3 5 (7.69%) XenApp
3 5 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) NFS
5 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Citrix
2 9 (13.85%) Cisco
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Google
4 7 (10.77%) VMware
5 5 (7.69%) Ivanti
5 5 (7.69%) Wyse
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle
7 3 (4.62%) Progress
8 2 (3.08%) AlienVault
8 2 (3.08%) EMC
8 2 (3.08%) NetApp
8 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.54%) Fujitsu