The median contractor rate for a Data Centre Engineer was £190 per day in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 3.75% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £190 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £337 £275
% change year-on-year +11.27% +22.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £31.38
% change year-on-year - -33.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Woking. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 74 43 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 92.50% 81.13% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 80 206
Median daily rate £375 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +80.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £300 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) LPIC
2 5 (83.33%) CMDB
2 5 (83.33%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) BICSI Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) Firmware
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIA
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) RHCE
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
1 5 (83.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) BICSI Certification
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) JNCIA
1 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
1 5 (83.33%) LPIC
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware