The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Infrastructure Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 121 133 133
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 19 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.23% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.24% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 6
Median daily rate £300 £263 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -38.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £225 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +71.42%
Infrastructure Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2772 2956 3066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.08% 95.94% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1774 1818 1876
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 172 189
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.78% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Infrastructure Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Dorset - 7 £500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £191 -
Wiltshire +1 2 £225 -25.00% 1
Somerset - 2 - -
Bristol +2 1 £300 +23.07%
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 South West region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) ITIL
4 12 (37.50%) VMware
5 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) Firewall
7 7 (21.88%) Citrix
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
7 7 (21.88%) Linux
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (18.75%) Puppet
8 6 (18.75%) F5
8 6 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
8 6 (18.75%) Python
8 6 (18.75%) Unix
8 6 (18.75%) MS Office
8 6 (18.75%) Perl
8 6 (18.75%) Nagios
8 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 6 (18.75%) BCP
8 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (18.75%) Server Building
9 5 (15.63%) Solaris

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
3 4 (12.50%) VoIP
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) FTP
5 1 (3.13%) HTTP
5 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Capybara
1 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Unix
5 5 (15.63%) Solaris
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) BCP
3 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (18.75%) Server Building
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Cost Transparency
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Perl
1 6 (18.75%) Python
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) HND
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) BitLocker
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (9.38%) UAG
4 3 (9.38%) XenApp
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Nagios
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) F5
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) AppSense
6 3 (9.38%) Canon
6 3 (9.38%) Dell
6 3 (9.38%) Sophos
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) Forcepoint
7 2 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) Mitel
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp