The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 574 553 557
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 37 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.056% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.061% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 21
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£316 £238 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.15% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £163 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.75 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% +0.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -

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
51961 49585 53705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.02% 92.76% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31503 29488 30138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2007 2141 2629
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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 -7 37 £316 +33.15% 11
London +13 10 £320 +33.33% 5
South East -1 7 £280 +1.81% 2
West Midlands -14 5 £250 +5.26%
East of England -18 5 £240 -
Yorkshire - 4 £235 - 2
Manchester 0 3 £320 -
North West -6 3 £320 +93.93% 1
West Sussex - 3 £278 -
South West - 2 £320 -
Birmingham - 2 £320 -
Cardiff - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Chester - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Littlehampton - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Beaminster - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Sheffield - - - -

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 44 (74.58%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
3 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
4 31 (52.54%) VMware
5 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (50.85%) Citrix
6 29 (49.15%) SAN
7 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
8 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
8 25 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (40.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (33.90%) HP
12 18 (30.51%) WAN
13 17 (28.81%) EMC
13 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
13 17 (28.81%) XenApp
14 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (27.12%) Wireless
14 16 (27.12%) Backup Exec
15 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2003
15 15 (25.42%) LAN
16 14 (23.73%) DHCP
16 14 (23.73%) DNS
17 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
18 12 (20.34%) Juniper
19 11 (18.64%) Firewall
19 11 (18.64%) MCITP
19 11 (18.64%) Apple

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
2 25 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
6 5 (8.47%) Lync
7 4 (6.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.69%) SAS
8 1 (1.69%) IIS
8 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (49.15%) SAN
2 18 (30.51%) WAN
3 16 (27.12%) Wireless
4 15 (25.42%) LAN
5 14 (23.73%) DHCP
5 14 (23.73%) DNS
6 11 (18.64%) Firewall
7 7 (11.86%) NAS
8 5 (8.47%) Internet
9 4 (6.78%) MPLS
9 4 (6.78%) VLAN
10 3 (5.08%) IP Telephony
10 3 (5.08%) VPN
10 3 (5.08%) SSL
10 3 (5.08%) Intranet
10 3 (5.08%) Ethernet
10 3 (5.08%) VoIP
10 3 (5.08%) ISDN
11 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) COM
1 1 (1.69%) COM+
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
1 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
1 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.69%) Clustering
1 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (1.69%) iPhone
1 1 (1.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
4 24 (40.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) UNIX
7 2 (3.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
2 5 (8.47%) Network Management
2 5 (8.47%) ITIL
2 5 (8.47%) CRM
2 5 (8.47%) Change Management
3 3 (5.08%) Migration
3 3 (5.08%) Change Control
3 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.39%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.69%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (1.69%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.69%) Data Management
5 1 (1.69%) Network Design
5 1 (1.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VBScript
2 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.64%) MCITP
3 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) BC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 2 (3.39%) CCA
5 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
6 1 (1.69%) MCSA
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
2 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
3 17 (28.81%) XenApp
4 5 (8.47%) vSphere
4 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.39%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.78%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.69%) WSUS
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) NetCrunch
3 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) VMware
2 30 (50.85%) Citrix
3 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.90%) HP
5 17 (28.81%) EMC
6 12 (20.34%) Juniper
7 11 (18.64%) Apple
7 11 (18.64%) Symantec
7 11 (18.64%) Meru Networks
8 10 (16.95%) Cisco
9 5 (8.47%) NetApp
10 4 (6.78%) CA
10 4 (6.78%) WatchGuard
11 3 (5.08%) Imperva
11 3 (5.08%) Dell
12 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
12 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.39%) Mitel
13 1 (1.69%) AppSense
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