Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 53 43
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 36 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.16% 2.97% 3.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.08% 9.70% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 28
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £171 £175 £213
90th Percentile £518 £463 £633
Yorkshire median daily rate £385 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.89% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 - £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -10.34%

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 298 371 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 34.45% 30.64% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 255 244
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +9.68% +19.23%
10th Percentile £301 £218 £207
90th Percentile £612 £550 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 36
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.87 £20.81 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.06% +68.52% -17.67%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.98 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.26 £33.75 £24.13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.66
% change year-on-year +10.34% +6.19% -5.83%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +23 33 £440 +25.71% 2
Rotherham - 1 - -
Data Centre
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 23 (63.89%) Programme Delivery
2 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (22.22%) Windows
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) Python
5 7 (19.44%) WAN
5 7 (19.44%) DNS
5 7 (19.44%) SIEM
6 6 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) LAN
6 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Unix
7 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
7 5 (13.89%) Security Operations
8 4 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 4 (11.11%) Cyber Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) QRadar
8 4 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

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 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
1 7 (19.44%) WAN
2 6 (16.67%) LAN
2 6 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) SMTP
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.56%) FCoE
4 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) IPsec
5 1 (2.78%) IPv4
5 1 (2.78%) IPv6
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) NX-OS
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Maltego
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Security Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) SIEM Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Cyberthreat Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Unix
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Programme Delivery
2 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (19.44%) SIEM
4 6 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Security Operations
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) Coaching
6 4 (11.11%) Cyber Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 4 (11.11%) Information Security
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 4 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (11.11%) Terminal Server
4 4 (11.11%) XenApp
4 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.11%) XenServer
5 2 (5.56%) NFS
5 2 (5.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) EdgeSight
1 4 (11.11%) QRadar
2 3 (8.33%) CSIRT
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) AppSense
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Symantec
4 2 (5.56%) Brocade
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Progress
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk