Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 36 52
Rank change year-on-year -31 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 16 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.72% 4.32% 3.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.40% 11.80% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 31
South Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.00% -42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £292 £148 £175
90th Percentile £506 £311 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £23.08 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.49% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £16.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year -11.34% +3.08% -41.96%

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 250 305 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 26.82% 36.57% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 169 254
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +9.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £203 £238 £246
90th Percentile £550 £613 £543
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £23.08 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.49% +22.25% +42.51%
10th Percentile £12.75 £17.66 £11.95
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.05 £33.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.30 £16.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year +1.88% +7.64% -0.90%

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 19 January 2019.

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
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 19 January 2019. 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 -25 8 £325 +23.81% 3
Doncaster - 4 £450 -
Barnsley - 1 £300 -
Data Centre
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 6 (37.50%) Cisco
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
4 3 (18.75%) Google
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) Public Cloud
5 2 (12.50%) WebEx
5 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data
5 2 (12.50%) IaaS
5 2 (12.50%) PaaS
5 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) WebEx
5 1 (6.25%) 802.11
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) VSAN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) DTS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) NetBackup Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SAN Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Data Deduplication
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) EMC
2 3 (18.75%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Infoblox
4 1 (6.25%) Meraki
4 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto