Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 41 63
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 -25
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 42 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.72% 4.82% 2.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.81% 14.40% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 23
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £348 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.91% -22.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £228 £308 £355
90th Percentile £535 £476 £543
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £346 £410
% change year-on-year +15.52% -15.55% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year -26.67% - -

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 428 493 442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.76% 33.45% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 270 226
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -2.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £212 £251 £244
90th Percentile £550 £550 £553
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +1.79% -19.17%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.62 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.90 £16.38 £16.04
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +1.69% -4.92% -

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Milton Keynes

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Milton Keynes

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 18 (42.86%) ITIL
3 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 14 (33.33%) Service Management
4 14 (33.33%) ITSM
4 14 (33.33%) VMware
5 13 (30.95%) Service Delivery
6 12 (28.57%) ITIL V3
7 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (26.19%) Change Management
8 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
9 9 (21.43%) LAN
9 9 (21.43%) Unix
10 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
10 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (19.05%) Firewall
10 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (19.05%) Retail
10 8 (19.05%) Virtual Environments
10 8 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (16.67%) Migration
11 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 7 (16.67%) WAN
11 7 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (11.90%) DNS
12 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
12 5 (11.90%) Mainframe

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 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.38%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
3 2 (4.76%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) GitHub
4 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) LAN
2 8 (19.05%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (16.67%) WAN
4 5 (11.90%) DNS
5 4 (9.52%) SAN
5 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
5 4 (9.52%) VPN
6 2 (4.76%) BGP
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.76%) Internet
6 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.76%) MPLS
6 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) GIS
2 1 (2.38%) OLTP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 8 (19.05%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (11.90%) Architect
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Technician
2 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Network Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Data Technician
3 3 (7.14%) Network Services Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Operator
4 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Server Migration Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.38%) J2EE
1 1 (2.38%) LAMP
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) SAML
1 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) HACMP
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Unix
3 7 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) DC/OS
6 1 (2.38%) MVS
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (33.33%) ITSM
2 14 (33.33%) Service Management
3 13 (30.95%) Service Delivery
4 12 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 11 (26.19%) Change Management
6 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
6 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (19.05%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (16.67%) Migration
8 5 (11.90%) Decision-Making
8 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
9 4 (9.52%) Converged Infrastructure
9 4 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
10 3 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
4 2 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.38%) CCIE
5 1 (2.38%) CISM
5 1 (2.38%) CISSP
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SSCP
5 1 (2.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) vCloud
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.76%) vSphere
3 2 (4.76%) Xen
4 1 (2.38%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) GPFS
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (4.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (4.76%) BMC
4 2 (4.76%) Brocade
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Infoblox
4 2 (4.76%) NetApp
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.38%) Demandware
5 1 (2.38%) hybris
5 1 (2.38%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.38%) Netezza
5 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow