Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 50 36
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 21 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.28% 1.75% 4.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.10% 5.77% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 16
Swindon median daily rate £388 £454 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.60% +6.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £172 £333 £261
90th Percentile £585 £576 £619
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £490 £438
% change year-on-year -0.51% +12.00% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Swindon median hourly rate - - £12.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.00 - £12.00

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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 208 208 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 32.50% 30.41% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 144 125
Swindon median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -2.14%
10th Percentile £227 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £445 £375
% change year-on-year +1.12% +18.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.50 £34.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year +25.18% +10.32% +82.61%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Swindon

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Swindon

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Swindon over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Swindon

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 20 (95.24%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
3 8 (38.10%) Law
3 8 (38.10%) CISSP
3 8 (38.10%) Security Hardening
3 8 (38.10%) Programme Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) SSH
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) Online Banking
7 3 (14.29%) SMTP
7 3 (14.29%) HTTP
7 3 (14.29%) Apache
7 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
7 3 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) Telnet
7 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) SLA
7 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
7 3 (14.29%) Network Management
7 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Splunk

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) SSH
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) MPLS
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) HTTP
4 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 3 (14.29%) SMTP
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) Telnet
5 2 (9.52%) SNMP
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 20 (95.24%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
3 8 (38.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Management Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Online Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Programme Delivery
1 8 (38.10%) Security Hardening
2 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 3 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Process Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Validation
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) B2B
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCDP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) Endace
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 3 (14.29%) Splunk
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Micro Focus
4 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.76%) Intel
4 1 (4.76%) Lancope
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee
4 1 (4.76%) NetScout