Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 18 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 54 46
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 69 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.70% 2.52% 3.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.83% 9.15% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 26
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £601 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.74% +36.48% +18.92%
10th Percentile £325 £279 £269
90th Percentile £610 £762 £675
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.29% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £15.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +176.87% -25.93% +15.75%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 637 306 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 34.19% 27.54% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 202 294
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £292 £195
90th Percentile £625 £575 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.27 £28.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.45% +117.31% -23.52%
10th Percentile £17.50 £18.75 £6.40
90th Percentile £47.00 £36.88 £14.00
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £27.38
% change year-on-year +38.33% +9.57% -26.99%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Wiltshire

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Wiltshire

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Wiltshire

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Wiltshire

Data Centre
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Swindon -3 25 £411 +9.67% 3
Corsham -4 23 £550 -23.08% 5
Salisbury - 9 £500 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Data Centre
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 48 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 41 (59.42%) SC Cleared
3 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (42.03%) VMware
5 26 (37.68%) Cisco
5 26 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (34.78%) JIRA
7 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 22 (31.88%) vCenter Server
9 21 (30.43%) Windows
10 20 (28.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (28.99%) Windows Server
11 19 (27.54%) Confluence
11 19 (27.54%) Atlassian
12 17 (24.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (23.19%) CCNA
14 15 (21.74%) MCSE
14 15 (21.74%) MCSA
14 15 (21.74%) Firewall
15 14 (20.29%) Oracle
16 12 (17.39%) Computer Science
16 12 (17.39%) Migration
16 12 (17.39%) PowerShell
16 12 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering
16 12 (17.39%) PowerCLI
16 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (17.39%) NsoIT
17 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineering

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 19 (27.54%) Confluence
2 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.80%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.35%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) IaaS
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) Firewall
2 10 (14.49%) BGP
2 10 (14.49%) OSPF
3 6 (8.70%) DMVPN
3 6 (8.70%) Multicast
3 6 (8.70%) Skype
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (7.25%) SAN
4 5 (7.25%) VSAN
5 4 (5.80%) SSH
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.35%) DHCP
6 3 (4.35%) DNS
6 3 (4.35%) Network Security
6 3 (4.35%) VXLAN
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) DataStax
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) JIRA
2 17 (24.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Architect
2 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) PowerShell Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Designer
4 7 (10.14%) Technical Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Data Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Data Centre Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Network Design Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Network Designer
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Network Technical Architect
7 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) REST
2 3 (4.35%) Spine.js
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) PKI
2 4 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.45%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.45%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Windows
2 20 (28.99%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.80%) Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.90%) CentOS
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.39%) Migration
2 12 (17.39%) NsoIT
2 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering
3 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.04%) Validation
5 8 (11.59%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (11.59%) Network Virtualisation
6 7 (10.14%) Commercial Awareness
6 7 (10.14%) Network Architecture
6 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.25%) Kanban
7 5 (7.25%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (5.80%) Privileged Access Management
9 3 (4.35%) Critical Thinking
9 3 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.90%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) C
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 41 (59.42%) SC Cleared
3 24 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (28.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (23.19%) CCNA
5 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (21.74%) MCSA
6 15 (21.74%) MCSE
7 11 (15.94%) OCA
7 11 (15.94%) Oracle Certification
8 10 (14.49%) DV Cleared
9 7 (10.14%) CCIE
9 7 (10.14%) CCNP
10 2 (2.90%) CCIE Security
10 2 (2.90%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (1.45%) CCDP
11 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.90%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (31.88%) vCenter Server
2 12 (17.39%) PowerCLI
3 4 (5.80%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.90%) Ansible
4 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.90%) Puppet
5 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) VMware
2 26 (37.68%) Cisco
3 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (27.54%) Atlassian
5 14 (20.29%) Oracle
6 4 (5.80%) CyberArk
7 3 (4.35%) F5
8 2 (2.90%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.90%) EMC
8 2 (2.90%) HP
8 2 (2.90%) Juniper
8 2 (2.90%) McAfee
8 2 (2.90%) SAP
8 2 (2.90%) Veeam
9 1 (1.45%) Avaya
9 1 (1.45%) hybris
9 1 (1.45%) IBM
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.45%) Splunk