The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Operations Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Rank 623 610 584
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Operations Analyst 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.004% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £345 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -1.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Analyst within the UK.

Infrastructure Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Analyst within the UK.

Infrastructure Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -2 3 £345 +8.23%
South West +5 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Bath - 1 - -
Hull - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Selby - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £345 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £345 -
West Sussex - 1 £345 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 £345 -

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) iSeries
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) NLBS

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (20.00%) NLBS
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle