Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 51 45
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6 -27
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 39 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.56% 3.33% 3.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.15% 9.97% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 29
South Yorkshire median daily rate £137 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.86% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £130 £175 £273
90th Percentile £285 £546 £630
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 - £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £36.75
% change year-on-year +7.69% -55.78% +153.45%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 321 371 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 37.50% 33.36% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 251 253
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £245 £263 £226
90th Percentile £605 £538 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.56% +3.23% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £19.92 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.82% +61.32% -3.21%
10th Percentile £15.99 £11.62 £9.60
90th Percentile £47.23 £33.75 £24.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.64% -0.90% +15.38%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in South Yorkshire

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in South Yorkshire

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in South Yorkshire

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in South Yorkshire

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Centre in South Yorkshire

Data Centre
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +15 33 £263 -25.00% 1
Rotherham - 1 - - 3
Data Centre
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 23 (58.97%) Programme Delivery
2 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.08%) SIEM
4 9 (23.08%) Security Operations
5 8 (20.51%) VMware
6 7 (17.95%) Windows
7 6 (15.38%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (15.38%) QRadar
7 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.38%) Coaching
7 6 (15.38%) LAN
7 6 (15.38%) WAN
7 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (15.38%) Migration
8 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
8 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
8 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
9 4 (10.26%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (10.26%) EdgeSight
9 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
9 4 (10.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 4 (10.26%) HP

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
1 6 (15.38%) WAN
2 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
3 4 (10.26%) DHCP
3 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) SMTP
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (5.13%) BGP
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.13%) IPsec
5 2 (5.13%) Network Security
5 2 (5.13%) NX-OS
5 2 (5.13%) VPN
6 1 (2.56%) FCoE
6 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
1 8 (20.51%) SOC Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.95%) SIEM Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Security Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Installations Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.69%) SOC Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Programme Delivery
2 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 9 (23.08%) SIEM
5 6 (15.38%) Coaching
5 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.38%) Migration
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (10.26%) Information Assurance
7 4 (10.26%) Information Security
7 4 (10.26%) Investment Management
7 4 (10.26%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
7 4 (10.26%) Validation
8 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.69%) Network Design
8 3 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Perl
1 1 (2.56%) Python
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) CCNA
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.26%) Terminal Server
3 4 (10.26%) XenApp
3 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.26%) XenServer
4 1 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) QRadar
2 4 (10.26%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) VMware
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
3 4 (10.26%) HP
3 4 (10.26%) Ivanti
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) Intel
4 2 (5.13%) Progress
4 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.56%) Brocade
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) F5
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Splunk