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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Support Analyst
UK
Rank 582 589 572
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 14 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.057% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.060% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 25
Median daily rate £300 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £205 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.00

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
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 19 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +32 13 £300 -7.69% 5
London 0 7 £475 +39.70% 1
East of England -2 2 £320 +21.90%
North West - 2 £265 - 1
Liverpool - 2 £265 -
Merseyside - 2 £265 - 1
Surrey +13 1 £150 -53.84%
South East +10 1 £150 -50.00% 2
City of London -1 1 £575 +76.92%
Brentwood - 1 £300 -
Staines - 1 £150 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £143 -
Essex - 1 £300 -
Norfolk - 1 £340 -
County Antrim - 1 £143 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £143 -

Infrastructure Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
3 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 17 (43.59%) VMware
5 10 (25.64%) Change Management
6 9 (23.08%) Cisco
6 9 (23.08%) LAN
6 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (20.51%) WAN
7 8 (20.51%) Citrix
8 7 (17.95%) SQL
9 6 (15.38%) SCCM
9 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
9 6 (15.38%) Office 365
9 6 (15.38%) Firewall
9 6 (15.38%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
10 5 (12.82%) DNS
10 5 (12.82%) HP
10 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (10.26%) Windows Phone
11 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (10.26%) Data Centre

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 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) LAN
2 8 (20.51%) WAN
3 6 (15.38%) Firewall
4 5 (12.82%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) SAN
5 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.69%) BGP
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 3 (7.69%) VLAN
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
6 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (5.13%) OSPF
7 2 (5.13%) WLAN
8 1 (2.56%) Internet
8 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.56%) NAS
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
8 1 (2.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Smartphone
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) AS400
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.13%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Gentoo
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Change Management
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.26%) Change Control
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.13%) Network Management
5 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Facilities Management
6 1 (2.56%) High Availability
6 1 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.56%) Server Patching
6 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) CCNA
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCA
5 1 (2.56%) CCNP
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) GxP
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) vSphere
4 3 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) WSUS
3 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 2 (5.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.56%) Grafana
4 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) CommVault
6 4 (10.26%) Dell
7 3 (7.69%) Avaya
7 3 (7.69%) Intel Security
7 3 (7.69%) Symantec
8 2 (5.13%) Juniper
8 2 (5.13%) NetApp
8 2 (5.13%) Nortel
8 2 (5.13%) Veeam
9 1 (2.56%) Acronis
9 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.56%) Huawei
9 1 (2.56%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.56%) Retalix
9 1 (2.56%) Splunk
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