Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Centre Engineer was £190 per day in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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 Centre Engineer
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 2.92% 1.43% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 1.61% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Woking median daily rate £190 £190 -
Surrey median daily rate £200 £190 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £21.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year - +10.35% -9.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Woking
Contract vacancies in Woking with a recognized job title 119 124 131
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.86% 88.57% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 91 77
Woking median daily rate £360 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +3.13% +12.68%
10th Percentile £143 £315 £250
90th Percentile £475 £475 £477
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Woking median hourly rate £10.00 £18.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.95% -50.67% +63.04%
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
% change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%

Data Centre Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

Job postings that featured Data Centre Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Woking.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Engineer in Woking

Data Centre Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre Engineer in Woking

Data Centre Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre Engineer in Woking

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Data Centre Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Woking region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) RHCE
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 4 (100.00%) LPIC
1 4 (100.00%) CMDB
1 4 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 4 (100.00%) BICSI Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CMDB
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) BICSI Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 4 (100.00%) LPIC
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft