The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 123 112 132
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Average daily rate £170 £225 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -24.70%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2573 2250 2810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.15% 91.54% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 891 1035
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 103
Average hourly rate £16.86 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.86% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.87 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Infrastructure Analyst
South East

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Infrastructure Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Tivoli
3 5 (62.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) FTP
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) Replication
6 1 (12.50%) Wyse
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Wyse
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco