The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 15 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 432 462 441
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 139 109 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 57 89
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£325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £186 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £317 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.94% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.75 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% +10.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.91 £22.45 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.15 £84.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -5.66%
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47435 44898 50240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.27% 92.83% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29529 27410 28827
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1886 1936 2450
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 71 £350 +12.90% 12
South East -6 26 £325 +8.33% 4
East of England -24 11 £323 +95.45% 1
North West -12 8 £298 +18.05% 2
Yorkshire +8 6 £320 +0.31% 6
West Midlands -13 6 £250 -14.89% 2
East Midlands +1 4 - - 1
South West -28 4 £316 -27.71% 1
North East - 1 £273 - 1
Infrastructure Analyst
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Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 168 (71.79%) Windows
2 115 (49.15%) Active Directory
3 102 (43.59%) VMware
4 100 (42.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (41.45%) MS Exchange
6 78 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 72 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 70 (29.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 67 (28.63%) SAN
10 66 (28.21%) Citrix
11 63 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 60 (25.64%) HP
13 52 (22.22%) Firewall
13 52 (22.22%) Windows 7
14 50 (21.37%) Cisco
15 49 (20.94%) ITIL
16 46 (19.66%) Finance
17 41 (17.52%) DNS
17 41 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 40 (17.09%) WAN
19 39 (16.67%) DHCP
20 36 (15.38%) XenApp
21 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
21 35 (14.96%) NetApp
22 32 (13.68%) Migration
22 32 (13.68%) Backup Exec
22 32 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2007
23 30 (12.82%) LAN
24 29 (12.39%) TCP/IP
24 29 (12.39%) SQL

Infrastructure Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 97 (41.45%) MS Exchange
2 72 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (9.40%) SharePoint
7 21 (8.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (8.55%) Lync
9 13 (5.56%) IIS
10 8 (3.42%) IBM Notes
11 5 (2.14%) Tomcat
11 5 (2.14%) WebSphere
11 5 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.28%) SAS
13 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
13 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.84%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.85%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) assyst
4 1 (0.43%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (28.63%) SAN
2 52 (22.22%) Firewall
3 41 (17.52%) DNS
4 40 (17.09%) WAN
5 39 (16.67%) DHCP
6 30 (12.82%) LAN
7 29 (12.39%) TCP/IP
8 26 (11.11%) VoIP
9 21 (8.97%) VPN
9 21 (8.97%) Wireless
10 18 (7.69%) NAS
10 18 (7.69%) MPLS
11 15 (6.41%) VLAN
12 14 (5.98%) iSCSI
13 11 (4.70%) Internet
13 11 (4.70%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.14%) Intranet
15 5 (2.14%) SSL
15 5 (2.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.56%) MySQL
5 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (19.66%) Finance
2 12 (5.13%) Banking
3 7 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.56%) Retail
5 5 (2.14%) Law
5 5 (2.14%) Legal
6 3 (1.28%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.14%) Middleware
2 4 (1.71%) LAMP
3 3 (1.28%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) COM
4 1 (0.43%) COM+
4 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.43%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.40%) Blackberry
2 20 (8.55%) Replication
3 17 (7.26%) Clustering
4 14 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.13%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.42%) iPhone
7 7 (2.99%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.99%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.99%) iPad
7 7 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.14%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.71%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.28%) Handset
10 3 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.28%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.85%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.85%) NHS
12 1 (0.43%) Firmware
12 1 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 168 (71.79%) Windows
2 100 (42.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (29.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 26 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (10.68%) Windows XP
7 17 (7.26%) Linux
8 11 (4.70%) UNIX
9 8 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.14%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.14%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.71%) Android
11 4 (1.71%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.71%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.85%) Solaris
13 1 (0.43%) HPUX
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.94%) ITIL
2 32 (13.68%) Migration
3 17 (7.26%) Incident Management
4 14 (5.98%) Change Management
5 11 (4.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (4.27%) Test Scripting
6 10 (4.27%) Asset Management
6 10 (4.27%) Technical Analysis
7 9 (3.85%) Information Security
7 9 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 9 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 8 (3.42%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (3.42%) Service Management
9 7 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (2.99%) Project Management
9 7 (2.99%) Problem Management
10 6 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (2.56%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.39%) SQL
2 19 (8.12%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.71%) C
4 3 (1.28%) VBScript
5 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.85%) KiXtart
5 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.43%) AWK
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
6 1 (0.43%) sed
6 1 (0.43%) Python
6 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (11.11%) MCSE
3 20 (8.55%) MCITP
3 20 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (8.12%) CCNA
5 17 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (7.26%) Degree
6 12 (5.13%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.56%) RHCE
9 6 (2.56%) RHCT
10 5 (2.14%) NCDA
11 4 (1.71%) BC Cleared
11 4 (1.71%) ISEB
11 4 (1.71%) MCP
12 3 (1.28%) CISSP
12 3 (1.28%) VCP5
13 2 (0.85%) CCA
13 2 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.55%) SLA
2 2 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 115 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 63 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (15.38%) XenApp
4 26 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 25 (10.68%) Hyper-V
6 16 (6.84%) vSphere
7 11 (4.70%) NFS
8 6 (2.56%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.56%) ISA Server
8 6 (2.56%) DFS Replication
8 6 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.14%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.71%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.28%) XenServer
11 3 (1.28%) NLBS
12 2 (0.85%) Xen
12 2 (0.85%) vCloud
13 1 (0.43%) Cygwin
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (13.68%) Backup Exec
2 21 (8.97%) SCCM
3 11 (4.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (4.27%) SCOM
4 10 (4.27%) MIMEsweeper
4 10 (4.27%) MAILsweeper
5 5 (2.14%) WSUS
6 4 (1.71%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (1.71%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.28%) MOM
8 2 (0.85%) Nagios
8 2 (0.85%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.85%) Nessus
8 2 (0.85%) Puppet
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.85%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (0.85%) SCSM
8 2 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.43%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 102 (43.59%) VMware
2 78 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 66 (28.21%) Citrix
4 60 (25.64%) HP
5 50 (21.37%) Cisco
6 35 (14.96%) NetApp
7 25 (10.68%) Symantec
7 25 (10.68%) EMC
8 18 (7.69%) Juniper
9 14 (5.98%) CheckPoint
10 12 (5.13%) SolarWinds
10 12 (5.13%) 3PAR
11 11 (4.70%) Meru Networks
11 11 (4.70%) Apple
12 10 (4.27%) IBM
13 8 (3.42%) Lotus
14 7 (2.99%) Intel
15 6 (2.56%) Avaya
15 6 (2.56%) Oracle
16 5 (2.14%) Dell
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