Period
to 11 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall. 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
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +7
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 7.14% 9.09% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% 23.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Walsall median daily rate - £250 -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £463
% change year-on-year +6.67% -19.05% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Walsall median hourly rate £20.00 £11.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.44% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £13.17 £17.50
% change year-on-year +51.89% -24.76% -42.86%

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 Walsall with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 42.86% 39.39% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 3
Walsall median daily rate £308 £208 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.19% -9.78% -23.65%
10th Percentile £115 £110 £213
90th Percentile £330 £386 £359
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £394 £363
% change year-on-year +1.59% +8.62% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Walsall median hourly rate £20.00 £11.34 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.44% -9.32% -
10th Percentile £15.49 £10.65 £10.65
90th Percentile £21.00 £12.02 £14.95
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% -10.26%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Walsall

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Walsall

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Walsall

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 Walsall region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery