The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 447 439 401
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -38
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 106 110 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 102
Average daily rate
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£320 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43161 49005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.60% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28137 25930 28012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1961 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +24 63 £375 -3.22% 10
South East -20 14 £300 -7.69% 3
Yorkshire +3 7 £235 -10.47% 3
West Midlands -8 7 £250 -
North West -14 4 £320 +17.97% 1
East of England -27 4 £240 -31.42% 6
South West - 3 £320 - 1
East Midlands -5 1 - - 3
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 148 (70.48%) Windows
2 104 (49.52%) Active Directory
3 102 (48.57%) VMware
4 93 (44.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (36.67%) MS Exchange
6 66 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 66 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 62 (29.52%) Citrix
9 61 (29.05%) SAN
10 56 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 53 (25.24%) HP
11 53 (25.24%) Windows 7
12 51 (24.29%) Cisco
13 46 (21.90%) ITIL
14 45 (21.43%) Firewall
15 43 (20.48%) Finance
16 34 (16.19%) XenApp
17 33 (15.71%) SQL Server
17 33 (15.71%) DNS
18 31 (14.76%) DHCP
19 30 (14.29%) WAN
19 30 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
20 29 (13.81%) NetApp
21 28 (13.33%) SQL
21 28 (13.33%) Hyper-V
22 27 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
22 27 (12.86%) Backup Exec
22 27 (12.86%) Windows XP

Infrastructure Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 77 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 56 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (10.48%) SharePoint
5 19 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (8.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (7.62%) Lync
9 11 (5.24%) IIS
10 8 (3.81%) IBM Notes
11 5 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.43%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.48%) SAS
14 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 20 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.10%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.48%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.95%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.48%) assyst
3 1 (0.48%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (29.05%) SAN
2 45 (21.43%) Firewall
3 33 (15.71%) DNS
4 31 (14.76%) DHCP
5 30 (14.29%) WAN
6 27 (12.86%) TCP/IP
7 25 (11.90%) LAN
8 23 (10.95%) NAS
9 21 (10.00%) VoIP
9 21 (10.00%) Wireless
10 15 (7.14%) VPN
11 12 (5.71%) MPLS
12 9 (4.29%) Internet
12 9 (4.29%) VLAN
13 7 (3.33%) iSCSI
14 6 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (2.38%) FTP
15 5 (2.38%) SMTP
15 5 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.95%) MySQL
6 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) InstallShield
General
1 43 (20.48%) Finance
2 13 (6.19%) Banking
3 8 (3.81%) Retail
4 7 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.38%) Legal
6 3 (1.43%) Law
6 3 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.43%) Web Services
2 2 (0.95%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.48%) HTML
3 1 (0.48%) .NET
3 1 (0.48%) XML
3 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.48%) COM
3 1 (0.48%) JSP
3 1 (0.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 12 (5.71%) Replication
3 11 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.76%) iPhone
5 9 (4.29%) Clustering
5 9 (4.29%) iPad
6 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.43%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.43%) Handset
7 3 (1.43%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.95%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.95%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.95%) PKI
8 2 (0.95%) NHS
9 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.48%) EPoS
9 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 148 (70.48%) Windows
2 93 (44.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (25.24%) Windows 7
5 27 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (12.86%) Windows XP
6 18 (8.57%) Linux
7 16 (7.62%) UNIX
8 8 (3.81%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.90%) Android
10 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.43%) AIX
11 3 (1.43%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.48%) HPUX
13 1 (0.48%) Solaris
13 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.90%) ITIL
2 25 (11.90%) Migration
3 15 (7.14%) Change Management
4 12 (5.71%) Asset Management
4 12 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 9 (4.29%) Project Management
5 9 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (4.29%) Problem Management
6 8 (3.81%) Information Security
7 7 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 7 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 6 (2.86%) Investment Management
8 6 (2.86%) Change Control
8 6 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (2.86%) Capacity Management
8 6 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (2.86%) Service Management
9 5 (2.38%) CRM
9 5 (2.38%) Quality Management
9 5 (2.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.33%) SQL
2 17 (8.10%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.38%) VBScript
4 3 (1.43%) C
5 2 (0.95%) KiXtart
5 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.62%) MCSE
3 14 (6.67%) MCITP
4 13 (6.19%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (5.24%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.33%) Degree
8 6 (2.86%) CCNA
9 5 (2.38%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.43%) MCP
10 3 (1.43%) ISEB
10 3 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.43%) CISSP
10 3 (1.43%) RHCT
10 3 (1.43%) VCP5
11 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.95%) NCDA
11 2 (0.95%) CEH
11 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 104 (49.52%) Active Directory
2 65 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (16.19%) XenApp
4 28 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 17 (8.10%) VMware ESX
6 15 (7.14%) vSphere
7 8 (3.81%) NFS
8 6 (2.86%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.86%) DFS Replication
8 6 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.86%) ISA Server
9 5 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.43%) NLBS
10 3 (1.43%) XenServer
10 3 (1.43%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.95%) RHEV
11 2 (0.95%) Xen
11 2 (0.95%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (12.86%) Backup Exec
2 23 (10.95%) SCCM
3 8 (3.81%) SCOM
4 6 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (2.38%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.38%) WSUS
6 4 (1.90%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.43%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (1.43%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (1.43%) Nessus
7 3 (1.43%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.95%) WMI
8 2 (0.95%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.48%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.48%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 102 (48.57%) VMware
2 66 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 62 (29.52%) Citrix
4 53 (25.24%) HP
5 51 (24.29%) Cisco
6 29 (13.81%) NetApp
7 21 (10.00%) EMC
8 18 (8.57%) Symantec
9 15 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 13 (6.19%) Juniper
11 12 (5.71%) IBM
12 11 (5.24%) Apple
12 11 (5.24%) Meru Networks
13 10 (4.76%) SolarWinds
13 10 (4.76%) Oracle
14 8 (3.81%) 3PAR
14 8 (3.81%) Lotus
15 5 (2.38%) McAfee
15 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.38%) CA
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