The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Infrastructure Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 109 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 15 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.50% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.53% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Median daily rate £268 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.70% -8.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £320 £318
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.75%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2081 3033 2593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.25% 95.17% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1572 1396
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 66
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Renfrewshire -25 6 £268 -21.03%
Edinburgh +16 4 - -
Stirling - 3 - -
Glasgow +10 1 £200 -25.92%
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Infrastructure 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 Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Change Management
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (46.88%) Windows XP
6 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 13 (40.63%) MS Office
8 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
9 11 (34.38%) MCSE
9 11 (34.38%) MCSA
9 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (34.38%) Finance
9 11 (34.38%) Banking
10 10 (31.25%) MCTS
10 10 (31.25%) Citrix
10 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
10 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
11 9 (28.13%) Server Virtualisation
11 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
11 9 (28.13%) VMware
11 9 (28.13%) MCITP
11 9 (28.13%) Clustering
11 9 (28.13%) Veritas
11 9 (28.13%) SQL
12 8 (25.00%) AIX
12 8 (25.00%) SharePoint

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Project
3 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) ObjectStore
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) HP UFT
1 5 (15.63%) Selenium
1 5 (15.63%) TestDirector
1 5 (15.63%) WinRunner
2 4 (12.50%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (34.38%) Banking
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Law
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.50%) PDA
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (46.88%) Windows XP
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
5 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
6 8 (25.00%) AIX
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 17 (53.13%) Change Management
3 9 (28.13%) Server Virtualisation
3 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
4 8 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) Migration
8 1 (3.13%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.13%) Process Management
8 1 (3.13%) Programme Governance
8 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.13%) SDLC
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) MCSA
2 11 (34.38%) MCSE
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 10 (31.25%) MCTS
4 9 (28.13%) MCITP
5 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (25.00%) Netcool
2 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Citrix
3 9 (28.13%) Veritas
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) Intel Security
5 5 (15.63%) EMC
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle
5 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec