The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 592 565 603
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +38
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 49 70 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.12% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.13% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 9
Median daily rate £250 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £230 £245
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +53.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +53.84%

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
52905 53749 52268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.91% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34482 32631 31888
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2150 2151
Median hourly rate £17.56 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 2 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
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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
England -21 46 £250 +11.11% 8
South East -23 11 £325 +41.30% 4
London -36 11 £405 +80.00% 1
East of England +2 8 £288 -8.00% 1
Norfolk +3 7 £325 +44.44%
West Sussex -22 7 £413 - 1
Crawley -11 5 £413 -
South West - 5 £133 -
Yorkshire +7 4 £290 +28.88% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £129 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £290 -
Harrogate - 4 £290 -
Oxford +8 3 £250 +8.69%
East Midlands +7 3 £205 - 1
Oxfordshire +3 3 £250 +8.69%
West Midlands -14 3 £281 +30.69%
Gloucester - 3 £125 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £205 -
City of London +35 2 £425 +41.66%
Warwickshire -1 2 £232 +54.66%
Croydon - 2 £415 -
Kent -30 1 £434 -
Surrey - 1 £434 -
Wiltshire - 1 £225 -
Berkshire - 1 £275 -
Swindon - 1 £225 -
Reading - 1 £275 -
Fairford - 1 £250 -
East Grinstead - 1 £325 -
Northampton - 1 £205 -

Infrastructure Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 featuring Infrastructure Support Analyst in the job title.

1 63 (85.14%) Windows
2 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
3 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
4 40 (54.05%) VMware
4 40 (54.05%) Windows Server
5 32 (43.24%) ITIL
6 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (32.43%) MS Exchange
8 24 (32.43%) Citrix
9 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (28.38%) Windows 7
10 21 (28.38%) Cisco
11 18 (24.32%) DNS
12 16 (21.62%) DHCP
13 15 (20.27%) LAN
13 15 (20.27%) SAN
13 15 (20.27%) XenApp
14 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (17.57%) WAN
15 13 (17.57%) VPN
15 13 (17.57%) SQL
15 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
15 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (16.22%) vSphere
16 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
16 12 (16.22%) VMware ESX
17 11 (14.86%) Finance
17 11 (14.86%) IIS
17 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 24 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.86%) IIS
4 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
5 5 (6.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) DNS
2 16 (21.62%) DHCP
3 15 (20.27%) LAN
3 15 (20.27%) SAN
4 13 (17.57%) VPN
4 13 (17.57%) WAN
5 10 (13.51%) Firewall
6 7 (9.46%) Internet
6 7 (9.46%) IP Telephony
7 6 (8.11%) SSL
7 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.41%) LDAP
8 4 (5.41%) VoIP
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (4.05%) FWSM
9 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.05%) MPLS
9 3 (4.05%) NAS
9 3 (4.05%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.70%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.35%) GIS
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Billing
3 2 (2.70%) French Language
3 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Front Office
4 1 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.46%) PKI
3 5 (6.76%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.76%) Clustering
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) iPad
4 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) CMDB
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 63 (85.14%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Windows Server
3 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (28.38%) Windows 7
6 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (13.51%) Linux
8 5 (6.76%) Unix
9 3 (4.05%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) ITIL
2 10 (13.51%) ITIL V3
2 10 (13.51%) Project Management
3 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.81%) Patch Management
4 8 (10.81%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.11%) Coaching
5 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
6 5 (6.76%) Investment Management
6 5 (6.76%) Migration
6 5 (6.76%) Security Management
7 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 4 (5.41%) ITSM
7 4 (5.41%) Service Management
8 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.05%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.76%) VBScript
4 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.16%) CCNA
4 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.11%) MCSE
6 5 (6.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (5.41%) CCNP
7 4 (5.41%) MCP
7 4 (5.41%) MCSA
8 3 (4.05%) Degree
8 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) CCA
9 1 (1.35%) CCEE
9 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.27%) XenApp
4 12 (16.22%) VMware ESX
4 12 (16.22%) vSphere
5 10 (13.51%) XenDesktop
6 8 (10.81%) BitLocker
7 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
7 7 (9.46%) NFS
8 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (5.41%) Samba
10 3 (4.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (4.05%) UAG
11 2 (2.70%) Firmware
11 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
12 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) SCCM
2 6 (8.11%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.76%) SCOM
4 4 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (4.05%) WSUS
6 2 (2.70%) Nagios
7 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.35%) Puppet
7 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
2 40 (54.05%) VMware
3 24 (32.43%) Citrix
4 21 (28.38%) Cisco
5 11 (14.86%) NetApp
6 8 (10.81%) HP
7 7 (9.46%) EMC
8 6 (8.11%) Civica
9 5 (6.76%) Dell
9 5 (6.76%) Symantec
10 4 (5.41%) IBM
10 4 (5.41%) Isilon
11 3 (4.05%) AppSense
11 3 (4.05%) Canon
11 3 (4.05%) Mitel
11 3 (4.05%) Sophos
12 2 (2.70%) Bloomberg
12 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.35%) Reuters
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