Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 60 45
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 74 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.28% 2.28% 3.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.88% 7.71% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 22
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £601 £548
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.74% +9.68% +28.82%
10th Percentile £181 £368 £408
90th Percentile £575 £762 £698
South West median daily rate £419 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.47% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% - -
South West median hourly rate £44.88 £23.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +95.11% -4.17% +45.45%

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 623 363 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 36.03% 29.56% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 227 288
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +18.24% -7.50%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £209
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.81% +173.04% -56.19%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.50 £6.34
90th Percentile £47.00 £39.15 £13.54
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +44.34% -29.33%

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 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
Swindon +4 29 £325 -43.48% 3
Corsham +9 27 £550 -3.51% 3
Salisbury - 8 £500 -
Chippenham - 1 - - 1
Data Centre
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 46 (62.16%) Security Cleared
2 40 (54.05%) SC Cleared
3 31 (41.89%) Cisco
4 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (36.49%) VMware
6 26 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (32.43%) JIRA
8 21 (28.38%) Atlassian
8 21 (28.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 21 (28.38%) Confluence
9 20 (27.03%) vCenter Server
9 20 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (27.03%) Firewall
9 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 19 (25.68%) Windows
11 18 (24.32%) CCNA
11 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
12 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (20.27%) MCSE
13 14 (18.92%) MCSA
13 14 (18.92%) Oracle
13 14 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (17.57%) PowerCLI
14 13 (17.57%) Reverse Engineering
14 13 (17.57%) Migration
14 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
15 12 (16.22%) OCA
15 12 (16.22%) Oracle Certification
15 12 (16.22%) Network Architecture

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 21 (28.38%) Confluence
2 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) Apache
3 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) Firewall
2 11 (14.86%) BGP
2 11 (14.86%) OSPF
3 8 (10.81%) DMVPN
3 8 (10.81%) Multicast
4 7 (9.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (9.46%) SSH
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.76%) VXLAN
6 4 (5.41%) HTTP
6 4 (5.41%) HTTPS
6 4 (5.41%) IP Telephony
6 4 (5.41%) MPLS
6 4 (5.41%) SAN
6 4 (5.41%) SMTP
6 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.41%) Telnet
6 4 (5.41%) VPN
6 4 (5.41%) WAN
7 3 (4.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) DataStax
3 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) JIRA
2 21 (28.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Law
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Architect
2 11 (14.86%) Designer
2 11 (14.86%) PowerShell Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Network Designer
5 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Consultant
6 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Data Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Data Centre Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Network Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Network Design Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Manager
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Network Technical Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) REST
2 5 (6.76%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) PKI
3 2 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.35%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.35%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.05%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.35%) CentOS
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (17.57%) Migration
3 13 (17.57%) Reverse Engineering
4 12 (16.22%) Network Architecture
5 11 (14.86%) Network Virtualisation
5 11 (14.86%) NsoIT
6 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.81%) Validation
8 6 (8.11%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (6.76%) Commercial Awareness
10 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (5.41%) Privileged Access Management
10 4 (5.41%) Security Hardening
10 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.05%) DevOps
11 3 (4.05%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.70%) C
3 1 (1.35%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) Perl
3 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (62.16%) Security Cleared
2 40 (54.05%) SC Cleared
3 26 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (24.32%) CCNA
6 15 (20.27%) MCSE
6 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (18.92%) MCSA
8 12 (16.22%) OCA
8 12 (16.22%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (9.46%) CCIE
9 7 (9.46%) CCNP
9 7 (9.46%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.70%) CCIE Security
10 2 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) CISSP
11 1 (1.35%) CCDP
11 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.35%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (27.03%) vCenter Server
2 13 (17.57%) PowerCLI
3 4 (5.41%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (4.05%) SCCM
5 2 (2.70%) Ansible
5 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.70%) Puppet
6 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Cisco
2 27 (36.49%) VMware
3 21 (28.38%) Atlassian
4 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.92%) Oracle
6 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.41%) CyberArk
8 3 (4.05%) F5
9 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.70%) EMC
9 2 (2.70%) Juniper
9 2 (2.70%) McAfee
9 2 (2.70%) SAP
10 1 (1.35%) Avaya
10 1 (1.35%) HP
10 1 (1.35%) hybris
10 1 (1.35%) IBM
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.35%) Splunk
10 1 (1.35%) Veeam