Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 51 77
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26 -28
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 12 36 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.35% 3.37% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.23% 11.50% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 31
Median daily rate £400 £411 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.74% -3.24% +21.43%
10th Percentile £200 £278 £210
90th Percentile £494 £648 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £419 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +2.13% -3.53% +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +240.91% -29.03%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +240.91% -29.03%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 130 313 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.49% 29.28% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 175 247
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £208
90th Percentile £573 £562 £543
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +44.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.60 £10.30
90th Percentile £35.90 £47.50 £18.30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -14.67% -1.32% +18.75%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Data Centre as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Milton Keynes

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Centre in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Data Centre in Milton Keynes

Data Centre
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Milton Keynes

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Centre in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 4 (33.33%) VoIP
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Mitel
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Azure
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) VMware

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (8.33%) AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Stack
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) VoIP
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) Extranet
4 1 (8.33%) FCAPS
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) OpenScape
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EJB
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Architecture Roadmap
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Data Encryption
4 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (8.33%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Mitel
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Capita
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas