Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 50 59
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 35 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.67% 2.90% 2.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.54% 8.36% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 17
South Yorkshire median daily rate £381 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.75% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £166 £354 £175
90th Percentile £463 £559 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £430 £375
% change year-on-year -6.98% +14.67% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.81% +10.34% +11.54%

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 332 287 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 34.80% 34.70% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 138 223
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £243 £313 £258
90th Percentile £554 £600 £623
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 11
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.77 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.07% - +9.85%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.76 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £15.37 £28.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £13.00 £13.76
% change year-on-year +34.65% -5.49% +5.81%

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 17 August 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
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 17 August 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 +5 22 £413 -17.50% 3
Doncaster - 7 £355 - 1
Data Centre
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 15 (42.86%) Programme Delivery
2 13 (37.14%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
3 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.71%) SIEM
4 9 (25.71%) Security Operations
5 7 (20.00%) Firewall
5 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (17.14%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Finance
6 6 (17.14%) SAN
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco
6 6 (17.14%) Intel
7 5 (14.29%) VPN
8 4 (11.43%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (11.43%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
8 4 (11.43%) Cyber Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) DNS
8 4 (11.43%) HP
8 4 (11.43%) Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
8 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) Network Design
8 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing

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 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) Documentum
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) SaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 5 (14.29%) VPN
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) MPLS
6 2 (5.71%) 802.11
6 2 (5.71%) BGP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) IPv6
6 2 (5.71%) Junos
6 2 (5.71%) NAS
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) OSPF
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP
6 2 (5.71%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) 4G
7 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) DTS
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Security Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) SIEM Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Migration Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Monitoring Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (8.57%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.43%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Programme Delivery
2 13 (37.14%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
4 9 (25.71%) Security Operations
4 9 (25.71%) SIEM
5 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Cyber Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Network Design
7 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.57%) Coaching
8 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.71%) C
1 2 (5.71%) C++
1 2 (5.71%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) QRadar
2 2 (5.71%) CFEngine
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco
1 6 (17.14%) Intel
2 4 (11.43%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Splunk
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Infoblox
4 2 (5.71%) Juniper
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Capita
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Meraki
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) SAP