The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Infrastructure Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 605 587 568
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 30 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.079% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.084% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 30
Median daily rate £325 £290 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -8.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £295 £278
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.55%
Infrastructure Support 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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Infrastructure Support Analyst in the job title.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 10 £325 +13.04%
South East +7 9 £338 -2.17% 2
East of England +17 5 £375 -
East Midlands -2 3 £200 -25.23% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £281 - 1
North West +10 1 £338 +206.81% 2
Infrastructure Support Analyst
UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Infrastructure Support Analyst 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Support Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (75.00%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
3 36 (52.94%) VMware
4 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (42.65%) Windows Server
7 22 (32.35%) ITIL
8 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
10 17 (25.00%) LAN
11 16 (23.53%) SAN
12 15 (22.06%) Citrix
12 15 (22.06%) WAN
12 15 (22.06%) Cisco
12 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
13 14 (20.59%) DNS
14 13 (19.12%) Hyper-V
15 12 (17.65%) Office 365
15 12 (17.65%) Finance
15 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (16.18%) DHCP
16 11 (16.18%) SCCM
17 10 (14.71%) SQL
17 10 (14.71%) HP
18 9 (13.24%) NetApp
18 9 (13.24%) IIS
18 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
18 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010

Infrastructure Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (13.24%) IIS
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
2 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (1.47%) LatentZero
1 1 (1.47%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.47%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) LAN
2 16 (23.53%) SAN
3 15 (22.06%) WAN
4 14 (20.59%) DNS
5 11 (16.18%) DHCP
6 8 (11.76%) Firewall
7 7 (10.29%) Internet
7 7 (10.29%) IP Telephony
8 6 (8.82%) VPN
9 4 (5.88%) MPLS
9 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.41%) Wireless
11 2 (2.94%) VoIP
12 1 (1.47%) BGP
12 1 (1.47%) NAS
12 1 (1.47%) PABX
12 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
2 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Back Office
3 2 (2.94%) French Language
3 2 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.47%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) NHS
4 3 (4.41%) PKI
5 2 (2.94%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) CMDB
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (75.00%) Windows
2 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (42.65%) Windows Server
3 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (11.76%) Linux
7 4 (5.88%) Unix
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) CentOS
9 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Change Management
3 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.35%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.35%) Project Management
5 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 4 (5.88%) ITSM
5 4 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.41%) Migration
6 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.41%) Server Building
6 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.41%) Service Management
6 3 (4.41%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.94%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (10.29%) CCNA
2 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.82%) MCP
3 6 (8.82%) MCSE
4 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) CCNP
5 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) CCA
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) ISEB
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.47%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.12%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.82%) vSphere
6 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.88%) XenApp
8 3 (4.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.94%) UAG
9 2 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.94%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.47%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.47%) Firmware
10 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) SCCM
2 7 (10.29%) NetBackup
3 6 (8.82%) SCOM
4 2 (2.94%) Nagios
4 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) Bacula
5 1 (1.47%) Grafana
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.47%) PaperCut
5 1 (1.47%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 36 (52.94%) VMware
3 15 (22.06%) Cisco
3 15 (22.06%) Citrix
4 10 (14.71%) HP
5 9 (13.24%) NetApp
6 6 (8.82%) Civica
7 5 (7.35%) IBM
7 5 (7.35%) Symantec
8 3 (4.41%) Dell
8 3 (4.41%) Mitel
8 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.94%) AppSense
9 2 (2.94%) arcserve
9 2 (2.94%) CA
9 2 (2.94%) EMC
9 2 (2.94%) Sophos
10 1 (1.47%) F5
10 1 (1.47%) Splunk