The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 18 April 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 230 212 230
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 20 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 10
Average daily rate £288 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £203 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £585 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -24.70%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -11 6 £170 -24.44% 1
East Sussex - 5 £345 - 1
Hampshire +8 4 £288 +4.54%
Surrey -8 2 £325 +30.00%
West Sussex -14 1 £250 -56.52%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £200 - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
5 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) Citrix
7 10 (27.03%) ITIL
8 9 (24.32%) MS Office
8 9 (24.32%) Firewall
9 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
9 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco
10 7 (18.92%) HP
11 6 (16.22%) Migration
11 6 (16.22%) IBM
11 6 (16.22%) UNIX
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
12 5 (13.51%) AIX
12 5 (13.51%) SQL
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.51%) FTP
12 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
12 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
12 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
12 5 (13.51%) Windows 7

Infrastructure Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) FTP
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) JSP
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
1 2 (5.41%) Handset
1 2 (5.41%) Replication
1 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.70%) iPhone
2 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (16.22%) UNIX
4 6 (16.22%) Linux
5 5 (13.51%) AIX
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Android
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.70%) ERP
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Validation
4 1 (2.70%) Workflow
4 1 (2.70%) Service Management
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.70%) Network Design
4 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Change Control
4 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) RHCT
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCA
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) vSphere
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.70%) Nmap
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
2 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.70%) Nessus
4 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Citrix
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco
4 7 (18.92%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) IBM
6 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle
7 3 (8.11%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) Wyse
8 2 (5.41%) Lotus
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.41%) McAfee
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) Juniper
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) Compuware
9 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.70%) Veeam