The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 142 170 197
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +27
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 12 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 12
Average daily rate £425 £425 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £285 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +71.42%
Infrastructure Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3314 5255 5909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.58% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2683 3991 4312
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 84
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £30.00 £33.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (60.00%) VMware
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Firmware
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere

Infrastructure Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.67%) PuTTY
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) BCP
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) IT Audit
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
5 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
2 1 (6.67%) CCEE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Firmware
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) DFS Replication
4 2 (13.33%) NFS
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (13.33%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) Equitrac
5 1 (6.67%) Etrali
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Polycom
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat